This course aims to provide a flexible, part-time, fully online learning route for students to gain the necessary professional skills for a career in software development and/or database management. Students acquire specialised knowledge of specific IT topics, particularly in the area of software development and database systems, plus students develop advanced research and/or development skills. Optional modules include Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence and Data Mining.
The course is offered by NUI Galway. As the course is delivered online, it is particularly suitable for students in full-time employment wishing to re-skill or update their IT and Database competencies.