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Software Development (BSc) Part-time

  • Course Code

    CR_KCOME_7

  • Field of Study

    Computing,Computer Science

  • Type of Course:

    Degree

  • Type of Qualification:

    BSc

  • Type of Study:

    Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

    8th September 2017

Admission Requirements:

To be eligible to undertake the programme or a single module you must hold a Higher Certificate in Science in Computing or equivalent. The Department operates a policy of recognising prior learning (RPL) in compliance with the overall institute policy of RPL.

Department(s)

Computer Science

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2017-2018 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

Course fees must be paid before attending lectures.

An Information/Registration session will take place on Wednesday 6th September from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.


Course Fee: €330 per 5 credit module

This programme is designed as a follow on programme from the Higher Certificate in Computing.

Duration

At least three semesters, depending on the number of modules taken per semester.

Content

Please click on the 'Module Tab' above for detailed module information.

The first part of this 60 credit programme is comprised of 6 five credit modules. Two 30 credit elective groups are offered in the second part of this programme. The elective groups are:
1. Work Placement (RPL options)
2. Four taught modules.

The four taught modules are:
Emerging Technological Trends (5 credits)
Technical Communication Skills (5 credits)
Open Source Projects (15 credits)
Elective module (5 credits)

Among the areas you would be required to study are:
Distributed System Programming  
Group Project  
Client-side Web Development
Agile Processes
Programming for Data Analytics

Award

Bachelor of Science in Software Development (Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications).
(Single module certification possible).

For detailed module information, please click here

Graduates from the programme may apply for the BSc (Honours) in IT Management or the BSc (Honours) in Software Development.

 

  • Online Application will open shortly for course commencing in September
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €500 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.

 


 

 

Gerard MacSweeney
gerard.macsweeney@cit.ie
021 433 5574