BSc in Computing in Systems and Networking
Practically every business relies on its ICT network – maintaining systems and launching new ones are critical. This role is the responsibility of the network systems administrator. This could be the perfect course for you if you see yourself in a professional position that requires great attention to detail, a high level of technical capability and the capacity to solve problems and think on your feet.
As network systems administrator, your responsibilities include everything from activating accounts and security controls to installing and conﬁguring routers, servers and switchers. You will also monitor network performance and troubleshoot problems. Our aim is to train systems and network experts who can work in virtually any industry that relies on these key business systems.
Based on our discussions with, and feedback from, the Information Technology industry we have embedded a series of key skills in this programme. These include the ability to test and evaluate hardware or software and solve problems with technology; design enterprise networks; secure computer resources; manage digital assets; systems and networking; programming; telecommunications; voice over IP; server management; database management and development; computer forensics; and innovation and teamwork.
The course includes a work placement in year 3. Upon graduation you can progress to the BSc (Hons) in Computing in Systems and Networking.
|Computing & Creative Practices||SG137||Ordinary Bachelor Degree Abinitio|
*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.
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.
What subjects will I study?
|Computer Systems and Networking 1||05|
|Introduction to Programming 1 using C#||05|
|Game Design Fundamentals||05|
|Introduction to Programming 2 using C#||05|
|Game Design and Programming||05|
|Computer Systems and Networking 2||05|
|Web Design Fundamentals||05|
|Internet of Things||05|
|Mobile Devices and Wireless Security||05|
|Database Development 1||05|
|Operating System Fundamentals||05|
|Signals and Systems in Telecommunications||05|
|Managing and Maintaining a Server Network Infrastructure||05|
|Database Development 2||05|
|Telecommunications Systems Structures||05|
|Routing Protocol and Concepts||05|
|Voice over IP Technologies||05|
|Directory Service Configuration||05|
|LAN Switching and Wireless||05|
Who do I contact?
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510