Higher Certificate in Computing

Description: Higher Certificate in Computing
Duration: 2 years
NFQ Level: Level 6
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NCI’s Higher Certificate in Computing is an ideal starting point to your studies as it offers a clear path into the computing degrees at National College of Ireland and other institutions.

This full-time course will provide you with all the skills you need to pursue a career in the Information and Communications Technology industry.

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About this Course

On completion of this two-year course, you will have highly valued expertise in hardware, software applications, software development, operating systems and databases. It is a fantastic foundation on which to build your career in the dynamic world of information technology.

As a graduate of this computing course you will:

  • Understand the essentials of business and information technology.
  • Design and create fully functioning websites as well as multimedia applications.
  • Install and configure software and hardware.
  • Have a detailed knowledge of the theory and practice of application development and support including the essentials of hardware, software, operating systems and databases.
  • Have the ability to act as a technical support person.
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