Course Description

An Introduction to Computer Programming (Java)

CCT College Dublin

This Computer Programming programme is ideal for anyone with a keen interest in learning object oriented programming in the Java language. No pre-requisite qualifications are necessary, but any experience in Computing and particularly in Programming and Software Development is advantageous. The course provides an overview of the software development process in addition to introducing important programming constructs and methodologies.

Programme Aims and Objectives

The primary aim of this course is to teach newcomers the basics of object-oriented programming and software design using the Java programming language. This is aim is designed to meet the needs of candidates who are currently working in related fields and want to up-skill or those who wish to pursue entry-level roles in the ICT sector. This course is also ideal for those who wish to pursue further study in Computer Science.

Programme Content

The programme is delivered through tutor led classes, concentrating on labs and hands on skills. The primary topic headings are:

  • Solving problems with programs
  • The Java language
  • Using Data and Variables
  • Program Logic
  • Methods and Modularity (OOP)
  • Processing Data

Programme Content is subject to some variations, subject to the collective level in Programming for each group and current industry demand.

Additional Information

All course material is included in the programme fee. Fees are payable by credit card, debit card, bank transfer, bank draft or cheque. All fees must be paid before the programme begins. Please note that CCT closes on public holidays and for a number of days over the Christmas and New Year holiday period. CCT reserves the right to postpone, cancel, or alter part-time courses without notice, or to change any of the details in the college website or brochures at any time. Fees are not refundable unless the course is cancelled by CCT.

Course Code PTE-4400
College Name CCT College Dublin
Course Category Computer Programming, Computers & IT (Information Technology)
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Qualification Diploma
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 2
Course Start Date 20th September 2021
Course Fee 790
Course Duration 11 weeks, with intakes offered in Spring and Autumn
Course Times 6.30-9.30pm, one evening per week
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CCT College Dublin

+ 353 1 6333446
30-34 Westmoreland Street, Dublin, Ireland

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