Awards
Honours Bachelor Degree
Mode of Delivery: Full Time
 
No. of Semesters : 8
NFQ Level: 8
Programme Credits: 240
Department: Computing and Networking
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / 60 ECTS / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
PROG Programming 1
MATH Mathematics 1
COMP Computer Hardware 1
NETW Networking 1
COMM Applications and Interpersonal Communications
 

Stage 1 / 60 ECTS / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
PROG Programming 2
MATH Mathematics 2
SYST Operating Systems
COMP Computer Hardware 2
NETW Networking 2
 

Stage 2 / 60 ECTS / Semester 1

Elective Regulation
Learners may apply to EXIT on completion of this stage of the programme with a Higher Certificate in Science in Computing in Applications (Level 6 Embedded Exit Award) provided they have achieved the required learning outcomes for the level 6 award and have accumulated 120 credits. IT Carlow academic regulation apply
Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
PROG Web Programming and Databases 1
DATA Introduction to Data Analytics
ADMN Systems Administration
NETW Networking: Switching and VLAN Concepts
MGMT Business Management
 

Stage 2 / 60 ECTS / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
PROG Web Programming and Databases 2
FNCE Financial Maths
SYST Systems Infrastructure and Security
NETW Networking: Wireless and Routing Concepts
PROJ Project 2
 

Stage 3 / 60 ECTS / Semester 1

Elective Regulation
Learners may apply to EXIT on completion of this stage of the programme with a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Management (Level 7 Embedded Exit Award) provided they have achieved the required learning outcomes for the level 7 award and have accumulated 180 credits. IT Carlow academic regulation apply
Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
SYST Information Systems
MGMT Project Management
ADMN Secure Systems Administration
APPL Web and Cloud Applications
NETW Networking III
 

Stage 3 / 60 ECTS / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
WKPL Work Placement
PROJ Project
RECH Approved Semester Abroad
 

Stage 4 / 60 ECTS / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
SYST Advanced Database Systems
SKLS People Management Skills
TECH Innovation and Technology Management
NETW Networking Systems Management
PROJ Project ( Part 1 of 2 )
 

Stage 4 / 60 ECTS / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
TECH Emerging Technologies for IT Managers
SYST Information Systems and Digital Strategy
FNCE Financial Techniques for IT Managers
PROJ Project ( Part 2 of 2 )
Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
VISU Data Visualisation
DATA Data Intensive Applications
COMP Linux Infrastructure Engineering
DSGN UI/UX Design and Development
FALT Bias in Computational Systems
COAP Cloud Data Centers