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Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Software Development (1 Year Add-on)

Discipline: Computer Science and Applied Physics

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Location: Galway - Dublin Road

NFQ Level: 8

Programme Duration: One year add-on

Mode of Study: Full time

Application Route: Apply direct to GMIT

Entry Requirements: A Pass in an Ordinary Degree (Level 7) in Computing (Software). Also available through ACCM mode.

Places: 32

Programme Modules

Main Areas of Study

  • Applied Project and Minor Dissertation

Semester I

  • Research Methods in Computing & IT
  • Mobile Applications Development
  • Distributed Systems
  • Advanced Object Oriented Software Development
  • Legal Issues in IT

Semester II

  • Software Engineering
  • Embedded Software Development
  • Theory of Algorithms
  • Artificial Intelligence

Post-graduate Studies: 

Graduates may progress to an equivalent Level 9 programme, leading to a Masters Degree in Software Development or related ICT discipline, at GMIT or at another institute either nationally or internationally.

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