If you are interested in the games and apps industry, then this is the course for you!
The course covers the practical software development, programming and design that underpins the development of computer games and apps, and how the industry works. The course includes apps on mobile devices. You will participate in both theoretical and practical teaching sessions to develop your skills and understanding.
You will prepare a portfolio of work that will support your career ambitions, and your progression to Higher Education study in this field.
What Makes This Course Special
- ‘Hands-on’ software development experience
- Learn with expert staff
- Apply ICT theory to practical tasks
- Build your own portfolio of work
- Visits and trips
- Step-up to HE direct from this course
- Games Analysis Design
- Fundamentals of Object Oriented Programming
- Maths for IT
- Software Architecture
- Web Authoring
- Programming & Design Principles
- Work Experience
Progress to further study and careers including:
- Apps Developer
- Games Programmer
- Games Designer
- IT Technician
- IT Sales & Service
- Software Developer
- Software Expert
- Website Developer
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Software Development 5M0529
Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance)
Programming Text Book Required €20 average price
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page
Early Interview Option
Get ahead with the Early Interview option
Apply before 19th April 2019 for early interviews in May 2019.
For later interview – apply before 21st August 2019.