Higher Diploma in Software Development

DCU offers FREE online education places on the Higher Diploma in Software Development, a two-year part-time course, as part of the ICT Conversion courses. This course is offered under the Springboard+ initiative, to anyone with a primary degree but in need of a qualification in this area. This online course augments the abilities of non-computing graduates by teaching key software development techniques and skills. You will learn the fundamentals of contemporary languages, tool-chains and methodologies and how these can be applied directly in industry.

Applicants would ideally be working in ICT or an ICT-related role to undertake a work-based project