Greenhills – Advanced Computer Systems and Networks

Programme
Advanced Computer Systems and Networks

Award
FETAC Level 5 (year 1) / FETAC Level 6, CompTIA A+ (year 2)

Location
Greenhills CC

Duration
1 Year (2nd Year)

Course Aims


This course is designed to prepare students for employment in an I.T. or supporting environment. Students may also wish to progress to Third Level.

This course is run in conjunction with F.I.T. (Fastrack to Information Technology), who provide supports such as Mock Interviews and a Company visit to students during the year.

Modules


Modules

  • Network Infrastructure (6N17812)
  • Systems Software (6N17779)
  • Physical and Logical Networking (6N17777)
  • Information Technology Administration (6N17809)
  • Communications (6N1950)
  • Work Experience (6N1946)
  • Mobile Technologies (6N17810)
  • Network Security (6N17770)

Content (Comptia A+)

  • PC Hardware
  • PC Software
  • PC Operating Systems
  • PC Troubleshooting
  • Basic Networking

Requirements


VTOS (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme). The VTOS scheme provides a range of courses to meet the education and training needs of unemployed people. If you are over 21 years of age and in receipt of a social welfare payment for more than 156 days you may be eligible to take part in a VTOS course.