PC Software Development

Course Description


15376 - Level 5 PC Software Development  (5M0529) one year

This Course is designed for the learner to explore software development concepts and subject areas that may interest them in future programmes or employment.  

Course Content

  • Communications
  • Database Methods
  • Fundamentals of Object Oriented Programming
  • Internet
  • Maths for I.T.
  • Programming and Design Principles
  • Software Architecture
  • Web Authoring
  • Work Experience

Please note that the combination of components outlined above may be subject to revision.


QQI Level 5 - Software Development 5M0529

Progression / Employment

Students interested in attending a Third Level College may avail of this option through the Higher Education Links Scheme.  Students who successfully complete this programme have entry level job opportunities available to them in the IT sector. 

Links to third level from Software Development 5M0529

Entry Requirements

Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent.  Applications are welcome from mature students.  Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate Mathematics together with analytical/problem solving skills is desirable. All entry is subject to interview.