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Limerick College of Further Education

Limerick College of Further Education


 

Computer Applications (Mornings)


Course Code(s):  5M2102 - CAXX
QQI Award Code:  5M2102 Business Studies
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This 1 year IT programme is aimed at those wishing to become skilled in the use of PC (Personal Computers), for pleasure, employment or to continue with further study.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Bookeeping Manual & Computerised
Payroll Manual & Computerised
Word Processing
The Internet
Spreadsheets Methods
Database Methods
Communications
Information and Administration
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Technical Architect - Data   Games Tester  
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Data Change Agent   IT Team Leader  

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Computers & ICT
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

To view CAO courses to which any Major Award (including this one) provides a possible Progression route, click below:

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To view additional CAO courses which this specific course may lead to, click on the Award Code below:

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BBSXX 

5M2102