Networks & Web Design L5 2017-12-10T15:43:10+00:00

Networks & Web Design L5


QQI Computer System & Networks Level 5, Code 5M0536

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This course prepares students for a career in Computer Networking, Systems Maintenance and Web Design. Students will acquire skills such as Network Administration, Web Design and computer programming. Students will implement the latest strategies to develop websites, evaluate design tools and explore future technology standards.

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent

For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.


This course is run in collaboration with FIT (Fastrack to Information Technology) and DSP (Department of Social Protection).

Preferably applicants are in receipt of a Social Welfare payment and may apply for VTOS or BTEA Applications will be canvassed through St. John’s Central College, FIT and directly through DSP and LES (Local Employment Services)


One-year full time progressing to Networks & Web Design QQI Level 6

Course Outline

Code Title
5N2928 Operating systems
5N2434 Virtualisation Support
5N0548 Computer Systems Hardware
5N2929 Networking Essentials
5N2927 Programming and Design Principles
5N1910 Web Authoring
5N0541 Fundamentals of OO Programming
5N18396 Maths for IT
5N0690 Communications
5N1356 Work Experience


Work Placement/Experience

Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.


Education Progression Opportunities

UCC: CK101, CK105, CK107, CK108, CK109, CK113, CK117, CK118, CK210, CK301, CK307, CK401

CIT: CR016; CR888; CR106; CR116; CR310; CR312

LIT: LC233; LC235; LC236; LC239; LC403

Tralee IT: BSC Information Technology Support/ BSC (Hons) Computer Services Management

WIT: WD 151, WD155, WD161, WD197


We advise you to consult the CAO website – and to confirm specific entry requirements for Higher Educaiton Institutions.


Career Opportunities

Students gain skills that enable them to go into Industry and to install, configure and administer computer networks. Students also gain skills to go into the Web Design industry as highly skilled professionals equipped with skills to use the latest technology on the Internet.


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