Web Applications Development

Web Applications Development

1 Year Full Time Course
QQI Level 6

For many customers, websites have become the primary source of information and are often the place where they seek to purchase goods or services.
Eurostat 2017

About The Course

Web Application Development is a course specifically tailored to give you an understanding of the skills needed to develop dynamic web applications and prepare you for a rewarding career.

You will have the opportunity to engage with exciting areas of learning from front-end scripting to dynamic content creation. You will experiment with and learn from exciting course content. You will be supported every step of the way as you progress from new student to qualified developer in just one academic year.

Work experience is an integral part of the course where you can put your newly acquired skills to the test in a real life environment as part of a thriving industry.

The staff delivering the course are highly specialised with relevant industry experience. Our tutors will share this experience with you.

Most importantly, the learning is based on your creativity and your enthusiasm to create and develop applications. Learning is interactive and enjoyable, therefore you can realise your potential at a pace which suits you.


“The digital economy is expected to expand to about €21.4 billion or 7.9% of GDP by 2020 and currently almost 116,000 direct and indirect jobs are supported.”
Businessworld.ie 2017

With statistics like these and infinite growth potential this is a sector that is continually seeking skilled workers. Global market leaders based here in Ireland continually seek innovative developers to complement their already strong Irish workforce.

Subjects
  • Internet Programming
  • Interactive Scripting
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Project Management
  • Multimedia Technology
  • Web Authoring
  • Relational Database
  • Digital Imaging
  • Graphics and Animation

Course content may be revised for educational or organisational reasons.

Certification

Digital Media Production 6M20496

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 Award in a related discipline with a Merit profile.

Equivalent qualifications will be considered.

Qualified candidates already working in the technology area are also eligible to apply.

Mature Applicants

Mature applicants who have relevant industry experience and may not meet the above requirements are welcome to apply.

Interview

All applicants will be interviewed.

Progression Opportunities and Employment Prospects

Progression Opportunities

Successful graduates may use their Level 6 Award to apply for degree courses in numerous third level colleges. There are specialists degree programmes on offer for whatever stream of development you choose.

Employment Prospects

Skills delivered on this course are very much in demand and form the ideal foundations to enter the workplace. Dynamic web applications are at the forefront of a business’s requirements in an ever increasing industry. Multi-national corporations based in Ireland seek skilled developers to help them to continue to grow in this economy.