This one year full-time course aims to enable the learner to design, develop and test software components and systems in a workplace environment, working as a team member under supervision, while contributing to the workflow for the finished product and leading to employment in a range of sectors.
Provide students with skills and training that will enable them to pursue a career in the computer industry and in particular, in the areas of computer programming and software development.
Learners may also have the opportunity to study Maths (5N1833) as an extra module.
QQI Level 5 Award in Software Development (5M17817)
Career opportunities in the following areas become accessible through the progression routes from this course to third-level colleges. Requirements for progression may change or new progression paths become available. Modules may also need to change to facilitate learner needs.
The following are the most relevant courses:
ATU - Sligo
Please note that all QQI Further Education graduates who hold a major Level 5 or Level 6 award are eligible to apply for any IT Sligo programme through the CAO system.
ATU - Letterkenny
ATU - Galway
This is a full-time one-year course and runs from September to May.
Phone 071-9145480 or email [email protected]
A new national Common Awards System (CAS) is being introduced by QQI for Further Education and Training programmes. SCFE reserves the right to make changes in any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the Institute and a student or third party.