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App & Software Development | ASDX

Course Overview

QQI Level 5 Software Development 5M0529

This 1 year, full-time course, with the possibility of progressing to the QQI Level 6 Software Development award course provides the opportunity to train for a rewarding career in the IT Industry. The programme specifically prepares participants for careers in the broad area of Programming, Web and App Development. It is comprehensively resourced with state-of-the art hardware and software systems. With an ongoing skills shortage for Computer Programmers ICT Graduates are most likely to get jobs and are the highest earners (HEA).

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Typical Modules

Object Oriented Programming
Software Architecture
Work Experience
Software Testing
Mobile Technologies
Web Authoring
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must have completed the Leaving Certificate or LCA or equivalent.
  • Holders of a QQI Level 4 Award are also eligible to apply.
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements.
  • Places on the programme are limited and will be allocated on the basis of a personal interview.
  • IT specialist jobs including Computer Programmers/Software Developer and IT Project Management roles.
  • Courses on offer in Institutes of Teachology and other Colleges include Software Development, Internet Systems Development and Business with Computing.
  • Institutes of Technology and other Colleges around the country may be offering opportunities for further studies. Please check with the individual Admissions Offices of any institution you are interested in attending or visit www.cao.ie
  • Progression opportunities to Tech. Apprenticeship Programmes may be on offer.  Please visit apprenticeship.ie and fit.ie for more details.
This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.