General Entry Requirements
International Applicants who are applying directly to the college must submit equivalent qualifications meeting the basic matriculation requirements below that are certified by NARIC Ireland. Link here.
Basic Matriculation Requirements: All applicants must meet the basic matriculation requirements of a minimum of 5, O6/H7 grades, including a Language and and a minimum of O6/H7 in Mathematics.
FET Applicants must hold a QQI level 5 Major Award in Information Technology.
English Language Entry Requirements (For candidates whose first language is not English):
Please Note: For mature applicants (i.e. age 23 and older), applications will be individually assessed in order to determine suitability through Dorset College’s ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’ policy.
The Bachelor of Science in Computing Degree is a three-year Level 7 qualification awarded by Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI).
A combination of module-appropriate assessment methods will facilitate the assessment of learning outcomes on the course including group work, presentations, examinations, and project work.
As a Graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Computing Level 7 programme, you will have successfully gained competence across a wide variety of software engineering, programming, cyber security, networking administration and more. This will enable you to develop a career as an IT Professional availing of unlimited opportunities in a wide range of organisations and multinational companies with European Headquarters in both Ireland or abroad.
Aspire to become a:
Companies with European Headquarters in Ireland include:
Google, Facebook, Amazon, IBM, HSBC, Baxter, Microsoft, eBay, LinkedIn, Symantec, Microsoft, J.P. Morgan, Bank of America, MasterCard, AIG, Zurich, CITI, and more.
Graduates will be able to successfully participate in the workplace and/or may continue to a Level 8 degree programme in this field.