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Computer Programming: Beginners (QQI LEVEL 5) | CM007 (12 weeks Class Based)

Course Overview

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QQI LEVEL 5 MINOR AWARD IN COMPUTER PROGRAMMING AND DESIGN PRINCIPLES 5N2927
Course Code:
CM007 | Mon 18:45 - 21.45
Fees:
€250

This course is suitable for individuals wishing to understand the concepts involved in computer programming and the principles of software design in order to acquire the skills to write reliable, tested software programs.

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Programme Description

• Become familiar with industry standard programming practices through the highlevel programming language, Java
• Learn how to install, configure and use one of the industry standard programming toolkits, Eclipse
• Come to understand the difference between compilers and interpreters
• Learn basic programming constructs such as inputs and outputs, user interaction, data types and variables, conditional statements and loops
• Acquire the ability to write programs that process arrays, strings and characters using procedures and functions

Entry requirements
• Basic understanding of computers
• Basic typing skills

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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.