BSc (Hons) Computing with Software Development / IT Management [1 year add on] [January 2018]

Institute of Technology, Tallaght (TA_KACTM_B)
Key Programme Details
Award

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Information Technology Management

NFQ Level

8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Mixed, Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part-Time

ECTS Credits

70

Department

Computing

Skills Area

Information and communication (including ICT)

General Information
Contact

Mr Terence Brennan

Email

terence.brennan@ittdublin.ie

Phone

01 4042770

Address

Department of Lifelong Learning,
Institute of Technology Tallaght,
Icon Court
Dublin 24.
D24 FKT9

Role

Course Administrator.

Important Dates
Application Deadline

18/01/2018

Start Date

29/01/2018

End Date

23/05/2018

About this Course

The course would particularly suit anyone who is/ has already worked in an information technology/software development role and who now needs to update or up skill in order to access current job opportunities.

This course also facilitates current employees that are looking to up-skill and potentially move up within their area.

The aim of this programme is to produce graduates with the skills knowledge and competence, to enable them to work in the technical management of IT resources, Areas covered include:
• Cloud computing
• Virtualisation
• Data Visualisation
• Business Intelligence
• Strategy Governance and Quality

This programme is available through an advanced entry mechanism for suitability qualified candidates.

Graduates from this course have went on to pursue roles as data analysts, software engineers, cloud architects, support engineers, QA consultants, security engineers, network engineers, database administrators, web developers and IT system managers with such companies as SAP, SAGE, Microsoft, IBM, Fidelity, Openet, Ergo, SalesForce and Bank of Ireland.

Objectives

Course Modules:
• Cloud computing
• Virtualisation
• Data Visualisation
• Business Intelligence
• Strategy Governance and Quality

Entry Requirements

Applicants require a level 7 award or equivalent in a cognate area.

Long Description

The award in computing focuses on providing the student with deep current skills in software development, interactive web applications, enterprise database technologies, cloud technologies, virtualization, social media analysis, scripting, algorithms & data structures and visualization. Graduates of this programme have strong technical skills across a range of current IT technologies and are in a position to write code/scripts/algorithms, design cloud applications, develop enterprise web applications and visualize information from a range of different database sources.

The award in IT Management provides deep current skills in web, database, cloud technologies, operating systems, networks and infrastructure. Graduates of this programme have strong technical skills across a range of current IT technologies and are in a position to analyse, configure, make secure and manage the IT resources in an organization.



Career Opportunities

Graduates from this course have went on to pursue roles as data analysts, software engineers, cloud architects, support engineers, QA consultants, security engineers, network engineers, database administrators, web developers and IT system managers with such companies as SAP, SAGE, Microsoft, IBM, Fidelity, Openet, Ergo, SalesForce and Bank of Ireland.

Timetable Info

2-3 nights per week (6-10pm)

Delivery Location

Campus/Classroom

Delivery Notes

Campus/Classroom

Admissions Contact Details
Instructor

Lifelong Learning Office

Address

Department of Lifelong Learning,
Institute of Technology Tallaght,
Icon Court
Dublin 24.
D24 FKT9

Phone

01 404 2101

Email

lll@ittdublin.ie

RPL Information

Recognition of Prior Learning at ITT Dublin. The RPL process will enable Springboard participants to build on their existing skills and competence. The Institute is aware that many Springboard applicants will have a range of knowledge skills and competence that they have developed through their life and work experience and that are not necessarily accredited. ITT Dublin has an RPL process in place that recognises both the accredited and experiential learning of an individual. ITT Dublin will work with Springboard participants to identify their existing skills and competence and to award them credit for their learning however it has been acquired. This will ensure that Springboard participants will have the opportunity to gain credit for both their accredited ad experiential learning and can tailor their programme to complement existing skills and knowledge and to develop new skills to support future years

Application Procedures

In order to process your application and ensure that you meet the Entry requirements of this course we require copies of the following:

Identification (Passport/Driving Licence)

All of your Transcripts/Awards, Curriculum Vitae, and any documentation that you may consider relevant in supporting your application.

Transcripts/Awards (If your qualification is from a country other than Ireland: please click the attached link and request a letter of recognition from the National Qualifications Authority of Ireland (NQA) and return to us with a copy of your original transcript http://qsearch.qqi.ie/WebPart/Search?searchtype=recognitions or telephone 01 8871500).
Also check here: http://qsearch.qqi.ie/WebPart/Search?searchtype=recognitions