Longford College of Further Education – Software Development Level 5

Software Development Level 5

QQI Code 5M0529 (Level 5)

Longford College of Further Education,Battery Road,Longford

1 Year (Starts September)

Course Aims

The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to design,develop and test software components and systems in a workplace environment,working independently or as a team member,often taking responsibility for the work of others,while taking responsibility for the finished product.It also facilitates progression in education including to higher education or trainning.


  • Modules
  • Object Oriented Programming 
  • Software Architecture
  • Programming & Design Principles
  • Games Analysis & Design
  • 2D Computer Graphics
  • 3D Computer Graphics
  • Mathematics
  • Web Authoring
  • Operating Systems
  • Communications
  • Work Experience


You may be eligible to avail of a Back to Education Allowance (BTEA). The BTEA is an educational opportunities scheme for persons in receipt of certain social welfare payments and who wish to pursue an approved full-time second or third level course of education in an approved college leading to a recognised qualification.