Higher Diploma in Science in Computing

Type

Postgraduate

Duration

1 Year Full-Time

Validated by

QQI

Mode

Full-Time

Campus

Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level

8

Prepare for a career in one of the world's fastest growing industries with this conversion course.

This exciting Higher Diploma takes students from all disciplines and converts them into ideal candidates for a career in IT. Each graduate will be fully equipped with core computing competencies that will give them the opportunity to pursue an IT career or earn a computing master's.

 

Why Study Computing at Griffith College?

Designed specifically with the needs of industry in mind, the Higher Diploma in Science in Computing Science at Griffith College is a 1-2 year conversion programme, which aims to bridge the gap between non-computing disciplines and computing science. Delivered on a full and part-time basis, as a graduate of this course, you will:

  • Fantastic job prospects with a 100% employment record from a sample of 35 graduates from our class of 2017
  • Master core computing competencies which are essential for a career in IT
  • Obtain necessary skills and academic requirements to further progress into any computer science-based postgraduate study.
  • Move into IT from any discipline

Course Highlights

  • Small class sizes
  • Access to state of the art facilities
  • A dedicated experienced lecturing Team
  • Industry guest speakers
  • Study in-class or remotely
  • View lectures online

Intake Dates

We run two intakes for this course commencing in Autumn and Spring.

  • February*
  • September*

*subject to sufficient numbers

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