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Networks & Web Design

Course Code(s):  5M0536
QQI Award Code:  5M0536 Computer Systems and Networks
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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St. John's Central College

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Course overview

Course Code 5M0536
QQI Award Code 5M0536 Computer Systems and Networks
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This course prepares students for a career as a Web-Developer/Designer. Students will acquire skills such as Layout, HTML, and JavaScript. Students will implement the latest strategies to develop websites, evaluate design tools and explore future technology standards.

What will you Study?

Computer System Hardware
Networking Essentials 5N2929
Operating Systems 5N2928
Mathematics
Programming and Design Principles 5N2927
Virtualisation Support 5N2434
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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5M0536

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Sample Careers

If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Digital Media Content Manager   Animator  
CAD Technician   Digital Media Designer  
Data Steward / Data Manager   Data Scientist  
ICT Staff - EU   Database Administrator  
Information Architect - IT   Network Administrator  
Web Designer / Developer   Network Engineer  
Software Production Co-ordinator   Web Editor  
Multimedia Designer   Multimedia Technical Manager  
App Developer - Android /iOS   Computer Systems Sales Manager  
IT Consultant   Technical Architect - Data  
Computer Systems Technician   Big Data Specialist  
Computer Programmer   Forensic Computer Analyst  
Data Analyst   Test Lead - Software  
Software Developer / Architect   Computer Scientist  
Computer System Administrator   Software Engineer  
IT Security Specialist   Computer Systems Analyst  
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist   IT Project Manager  
IT Manager   Computer Hardware Engineer  
Games Tester   Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Technician  
Games Programmer   Software Localisation Engineer / Tester  
Data Change Agent   Computer / IT Support Specialist  
Computer Assembly Technician   Data Virtualisation / Cloud Specialist  
Computer Trainer / Instructor   IT Trainer  
Electronic Engineer   Telecommunications Engineer  
Information Officer   Librarian / Archivist / Curator  
Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport   Media Researcher  
Journalist / Reporter   Broadcasting Engineer  
Print Media Craftsperson    

Related Career Sectors

This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Computers & ICT
Media & Publishing
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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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