Dunboyne CFE – Computer Systems and Networks

Computer Systems and Networks

QQI Code 5M0536 Level 5

Dunboyne CFE

1 Year (Starts September)

Course Aims

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the fundamentals to install, configure and maintain computer systems and basic networks under supervision leading to employment in a range of sectors. It also facilitates progression in education including to further and higher, education or training


  • Computer Systems Hardware
  • Networking Essentials
  • Maths for Information Technology
  • The Internet
  • Communications
  • Distributed systems
  • ICT security policy and management
  • Virtualisation Support (Cloud Computing)
  • Work Experience


You may be eligible to avail of a Back to Education Allowance (BTEA) for this course. 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.