BSc (Hons) Computer Networks and Cloud Infrastructure

The BSc in Computer Networks and Cloud Infrastructure will provide the learner with the skills, knowledge, and competencies required to begin a career in Information Technology/Computer Networking. The programme enables the learner to work with computer networks and cloud infrastructure in order to design, analyse, survey, configure, install, monitor, secure, evaluate, and troubleshoot network, server and telecommunications configurations. This programme is mapped onto professional industry qualifications, and helps to prepare candidates for immediate employment using skills gained in the required areas.

 
DepartmentCodeAward
Computing & Creative Practices SG253 Honours Degree Abinitio
2016 POINTS
NA*
NFQ LEVEL
8
DURATION (YRS)
4

*New Common Points Scale

The new Leaving Certificate Common Points Scale from 2017 is not directly comparable with the scale that was in existence from 1992 to 2016.

Download the Grading Scale from www.transition.ie.

Applicants should list their CAO course choices in genuine order of preference and they will be offered the course highest up on their list that they are deemed eligible for, if any.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for CAO 2017 courses at ITSligo are available for download below:

Level 8: 2H5 & 4O6/H7: O6/H7 in English or Irish, F2/O6/H7 in Maths.

Career Opportunities

We believe the core skills in computer systems, networking, cloud and computer security will allow students to take up the many available employment opportunities both locally, nationally and internationally. Students that graduate with a BSc in Computer Networks and Cloud Infrastructure will have the necessary skills to work as a Network Systems Administrator, Computer Network Defence Administrator, Wireless Network Engineer

Computer Systems Administrator, Cloud Solutions Architect, Cybersecurity Engineer.

 

What are my further study opportunities?

Graduates will be well positioned to progress to Masters studies in the computing discipline

What subjects will I study?

Details to follow shortly

Who do I contact?

Paul Flynn (flynn.paul@itsligo.ie)