Awards
Ordinary Bachelor Degree
Mode of Delivery: Full Time
 
No. of Semesters : 6
NFQ Level: 7
Programme Credits: 180
Language of Instruction: English
Department: Computing and Networking
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / 60 ECTS / Semester 1

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

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 and Risk Management (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 regulations apply
Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
COAP Scripting for Cybersecurity
PROG Web Programming and Databases 1
ETHI Ethics 2
ADMN Systems Administration
NETW Networking: Switching and VLAN Concepts
 

Stage 2 / 60 ECTS / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
COAP Assembly and C
PROG Web Programming and Databases 2
SYST Systems Infrastructure and Security
NETW Networking: Wireless and Routing Concepts
SAFE Project Incident Handling and Risk Analysis
 

Stage 3 / 60 ECTS / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
SYST Penetration Testing
LAWS Cybercrime Legislation and Compliance
PRAC Automating Security Practice
NETW Networking III
COAP Cryptography
 

Stage 3 / 60 ECTS / Semester 2

Elective
Module Code Module Title
PROJ Project (Cybercrime)
RECH Approved Semester Abroad
WKPL Work Placement (Cybercrime)