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Course Code(s):  5M2067
QQI Award Code:  5M2067 Information Processing
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Abbey Community College - Boyle

Abbey Community College - Boyle
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Course overview

Course Code 5M2067
QQI Award Code 5M2067 Information Processing
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is an intensive computer course which is designed to equip students with a wide range of Computer Application Skills. The course will build confidence and those who complete it will have gained improved and interpersonal skills.

Graduates of this course will be ideally suited to work in banks, building societies, insurance companies and other service institutions. Students are required to pass eight Modules in order to obtain a FETAC Award Level 5.

What will you Study?

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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