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DC120
Enterprise Computing

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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Computing is a very general term used to describe the study, development, and usage of all aspects of computers.

As well as learning how computers work, this course provides an understanding of the technology behind computer games, mobile phones, the internet and many other computing-based products that surround us. The programme is uniquely designed so that students can apply the knowledge of IT and its potential to a business setting. 

This degree gives the foundation for a career in managing business information systems and information technology for modern enterprise. It also teaches practical skills in designing and managing information systems. 


DC120 - Enterprise Computing

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In third year you will spend seven months on an INTRA paid work placement programme which integrates academic study with a closely related job.

Graduates find work as Systems Analysts, Technical Support, Network Engineers , Web Developers and work in IT and Financial Companies and the Government Sector



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