Computer Programming (Taster Course)

Type

Professional / Short Course

Duration

24 Weeks x 1 Evening (2 Hours)

Validated by

Griffith College

Mode

Part-Time

Campus

Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level

N/A

Become proficient in the concepts of programming and problem solving.

This module teaches the learner how to design high-quality programs in a systematic way.

This course focuses on the development of professional skills; while it does not sit on the national framework, the module is drawn from Griffith College’s suite of QQI-validated degree programmes.

Why Study Computer Programming at Griffith College?

The Computer Programming course is conducted on a part-time evening basis over a 24-week period. This module introduces the learners to the main principles of programming with all relevant concepts and techniques explained and exemplified in the clearest, simplest language.

  • You will learn to design, develop, test and debug software applications using core programming concepts.
  • You will learn to precisely specify the syntax and semantics of a programming language and implement basic algorithms and data structures.
  • You will learn to accurately document the design of a program on-the-fly and determine the basic efficiency of an algorithm.
  • Evening class schedule allows you to balance your study with your work/life commitments.
  • Option to further your studies in this area by pursuing our BSc (Hons) in Computing course.

Intake Dates

The next intake for this course will be:

  • October *

*subject to sufficient numbers

Please see the timetable section for course dates.

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