Higher Diploma in Science Computing (Systems and Information Technologies Services) (CARLOW)

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW_KRSIT_H)
Key Programme Details
Award

Major

NFQ Level

Level 8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Blended

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

90

General Information
Contact

Mary Brennan

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

059-9175285

Address

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow
R93 V960

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

07/01/2021

Start Date

12/01/2021

End Date

31/08/2022

About this Course

The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is designed for graduates of non-Computing disciplines. It equips successful participants with a range of core IT skills, that can open career routes in the vibrant information Technology (IT) sector. A 3 month work placement concludes semester 2 of both streams. There are many career paths available to graduates ranging from careers as Web Developers to Network Administrators to IT Consultants and many careers in between. Graduates of this course will be able to apply knowledge of proven and emerging protocols, methods and tools of software engineering, information systems and systems management in the development and management of IT systems and services.

Entry Requirements

Applicant will be considered from those with Honours Degrees (Level 8) or equivalent qualifications. Other applicants will be considered on an individual basis in accordance with the IT Carlow policy on Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Long Description

The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is designed for graduates of non-Computing disciplines. It equips successful participants with a range of core IT skills, that can open career routes in the vibrant information Technology (IT) sector. A 3 month work placement concludes semester 2 of both streams. There are many career paths available to graduates ranging from careers as Web Developers to Network Administrators to IT Consultants and many careers in between. Graduates of this course will be able to apply knowledge of proven and emerging protocols, methods and tools of software engineering, information systems and systems management in the development and management of IT systems and services.

Timetable Info

Two year - part-time.

Delivery Notes

Blended

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie
To complete your application process you must email Springboard@itcarlow.ie with the following
(1) A scanned copy of your EU Passport, or a scanned copy of your non-EU Passport with a copy of your Stamp 4 visa. You are not required to provide a copy of your Public Services Card to verify ID.
(2) A copy of your Curriculum Vitae.
(3) A copy of your Level 7 Degree/ Major Award or highest other qualification. Translated if not in English
(4) A scanned copy of a recent payslip if employed showing your PPSN, or a scanned copy of a recent payment slip receipt of an eligible Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection payment as specified in the eligibility information for two-year part-time ICT conversion courses at https://springboardcourses.ie/eligibility (Note: two year part-time ICT conversion courses are not open to those in receipt of a Jobseekers-related payment), or a letter from your Accountant confirming that you are self-employed, or an Affidavit signed by you and the appropriate third-party confirming that you are a Homemaker.
When sending jpgs they must be attachments to your email, -not jpgs within emails.