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					computing & Multimedia (2-year)

For a better future
HETAC Level 6 > Level 7
course information
This course is designed to prepare students for employment in the wide and diverse IT & Multimedia sectors with a specific focus on games development. It provides students with key Software development, Audio, Video, Graphical & Management skills required in this field. SubjectS include:
• Mathematics for Computers • Computer Architecture & Systems • Computer Programming Fundamentals • Information Systems • Computer Networking & Internet Technologies • Computer Programming • Visual Communications • Multimedia Technologies • Audio & Video Production • 2D Graphics & Animation • Teamwork & Communications • Managing Projects dbl university progression programmes 2009-2010:
• Information Technology • International Trade • Business – Accounting • Cultural & Computer Studies • Marketing • Tourism Studies • Nursing Studies • Business Management

international Students:
To accommodate our International students, DBL College also offers English Language courses which run concurrently with this programme. This may help to overcome any language problems or barriers you may be experiencing.

Schedule 2009/2010:
courses commence Mar '09 & oct '09 Currently registering for all programmes

AdMiSSion reQuireMentS:

Upon successful completion of this 2 year programme, students will receive a HETAC level 6 Higher Certificate in Science in Computing & Multimedia.

In order to successfully enter this programme, candidates should have at least one of the following: • A minimum of 5 passes (Grade D3 or better) in the Leaving Certificate (including Mathematics & English / Irish) or • FETAC level 5 major Award in Information Technology or • International Equivalent to Leaving Certificate including Mathematics Non native English speakers should have evidence of an IELTS level 5.5 (or equivalent). For mature students (i.e. age 23 and older), applications will be individually assessed in order to determine suitability.

benefitS of doing thiS courSe:
• Expand your knowledge and skills in IT: Computer Programming, Computer Networking, PC Operation, Databases. • Enhance your knowledge and skills in Multimedia: Technical Drawing, Audio Production, Video Production, Graphics & Animation techniques. • Develop career prospects in IT Support, Computer Networking, Software Development, Games Development, Audio & Video Production, Graphic Design & Animation. • Receive a nationally & internationally recognised qualification. • Progress onto Level 7 Degree Programmes in IT & Multimedia.

how to Apply:
You can contact the admissions office in person at The Steelworks, Foley Street, Dublin 1 / online at / email or by phone at 01 8559437 for an application form.

Subjects are examined via a range of methods including assignments, examinations, presentations, skills demonstrations, group projects etc.

who Are hetAc:
HETAC (the Higher Education and Training Awards Council) is the qualifications awarding body for third-level education and training institutions outside the university sector in Ireland.
Admissions office: The Steelworks, Foley Street, Dublin 1. Tel: 01 8559437 Fax: 01 8559421 Email: