The Diploma in Computer Studies is a part time programme that is delivered over two academic years. It is delivered through a combination of distance learning and classroom tuition. Classes typically run from 9:30am to 5:00pm on tutorial dates. The course leads to a professional qualification in Information Technology.
Distance learning supported by attendance at weekday tutorials at the IPA in Dublin.
Two academic years.
A+ Certificate, Systems Management, Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW).
PLACE ON NFQ:
Level 6 (Special Purpose Award).
The cost of the programme is €1,950 in the first year and €2,995 in the second.
Students can progress to the final two stages of the BA (Hons) – IT Management and the BBS (Hons) – IS Management on completion of a bridging programme.
Foundations in Hardware and Software and Virtualization
Introduction to Web Design
Project Management (compulsory) plus three from the
Internet Technologies Part 2: Web Design Specialist
Systems Development and Data Modeling
Securing the Hardware and Software Environment