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Information Technology

Software Engineering

Bachelor in Software Development

4 years

€0 pa

Programme profile

The Bachelor of Software Development is a 4 year programme, the first 2.5 years of which are an AP Degree Computer Science

The 2.5-year AP degree in Computer Science equips you with a general all-round knowledge in the field of information technology. The programme is centred on a practical approach - learning by doing. The programme emphasises both the technical components as well as the communication aspect, since the graduate is expected to work in a team at their future work-place, functioning well as a team-player as well as at in the field of information technology.

The Bachelor Degree programme in Software Development is a top-up programme for the AP Degree programme. The programme will ensure you have a profound understanding and knowledge within the technical and theoretical aspects of software development. You will learn to use different database types and think in terms of developing existing systems.

Programme content

Year 1: Software Construction ;Software Design; IT in Business Organisations; Operating Systems; Computer Architecture

Year 2: Software Architecture; Distributed Programming; Computer networks; Distributed Systems; System Development Methodologies; Specialisation, from: Embedded Programming (Programming of Robots) , Agile Development, Databases, Web Development, Mobile Development, System Administration

Year 2.5 [5th Semester]: Internship and Project

Year 3 [6th Semester] & Year 4: Databases for Developers; Design by Contract; Testing; System Integration ; Developing Large-Scale Systems; Electives, including : Project Management ,Security, Theory of Science; Bachelor"s Project


The university currently offers no related Masters programmes, taught through English.

Entry Requirements

General Certificate of Education (with examination in 8 subjects where at least 3 are A-levels, alternatively 2 A-levels + 2 AS-levels. Subjects to include Maths

Six subjects at Leaving Certificate including 2 at HC3. Maths requred.




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