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Sligo College of Further Education Software Development

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Course Code:
QQI - Level 5

Course Aim

This one year full-time course aims to enable the learner to design, develop and test software components and systems in a workplace environment, working as a team member under supervision, while contributing to the workflow for the finished product and leading to employment in a range of sectors. This course is designed to provide students with skills and training that will enable them to pursue a career in the computer industry and in particular, in the areas of computer programming and software development.

Course Content

  • Software Architecture
  • Fundamentals of Object Oriented Programming
  • Maths for Information Technology
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Web Authoring
  • Database Methods


  • Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent
  • Interview
  • Mature applicants welcome
  • Applicants whose first language is not English will require a competency as stated in our admissions policy

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