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Degree - Honours Bachelor

Computing

Dublin Business School - DBS
Dublin Business School - DBS
Course Code
DB500
Career Zone
Level
NFQ Type
Major
Duration
4 Years
Attendence
Full Time
CAO Points 2019 r2
242
Points Change

Course Summary

Private College - additional fees apply. SUSI grants not available.

BSc (Hons) in Computing students specialise in an interesting combination of computing areas such as Data Analytics and Big Data, Cloud Computing, Software Development, and web and cloud technologies.

A key focus of the programme is to provide graduates with a systematic understanding of the principles, theory and application of computing.

In year 3 students will undertake a 10 month work placement. In year 4 students will undertake 4 modules and a capstone project.

Course Details

College Link > DB500 - Computing

Colleges often have information about the course on their own website, along with other useful information relating to the college. (Note: Not always available)

Career Sectors

This course prepares you for working in the Career Sectors below. Follow the links to get a fuller understanding of the sectors you are preparing for.

Entry Requirements

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QQI FET/FETAC Links

This course will accept Any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.

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The Student - Career Interests

This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests. If these interests do not describe you, this course may prepare you for work you may not find satisfying.

Investigative

The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with sophiscticated technology. These types prefer mentally stimulating environments and often pay close attention to developments in their chosen field.

Career Progression

The BSc (Hons) in Computing is intended to position graduates for recruitment into positions in the areas of Data Analytics, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Web & Mobile Computing and Software Development. 

Further Research

Qualifax
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Qualifax is the National Learners Database. (Note: Link not always available)

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