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Computer Networks & Software Systems

Course Code(s):  6M0691
QQI Award Code:  6M0691 Software Development
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 6M0691
QQI Award Code 6M0691 Software Development
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This second course prepares students for a career in software design & development. The course combines the software design & development expertise with related ICT skills that are required for today's ICT workplaces.

What will you Study?

Web Authoring
Graphic User Interface Programming
Project Management
Personal and Professional Development
Software Architecture
Relational Database
Object-Oriented Programming
Communications
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

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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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6M0691

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