Course Description

Certificate in Java Programming (Part-Time)

Dorset College

Is for individuals who are…

Interested in Java Programming at Fundamentals or Advanced Level that will set you on your way to a successful career in programming and gain the QQI Special Purpose Award and prepare for the Oracle Java Fundamentals SE8 and JAVA Professional SE8 programmer Exam.

Looking for…

A Java Programming course that will enable you to gain detailed knowledge and understanding of object-oriented programming using Java and the core language features and Application Programming Interfaces (API) that you will use to design object-oriented applications with Java.

To Become…

A Quality Assurance Engineer    A System Automation Engineer    A Software Application Tester
A Junior Programme

01. Achieve Programming Awards

QQI Certificate in Java Programming Level 7
Special Purpose Award
Preparation for additional qualifications as follows:

  • Oracle Java SE8 Fundamentals
  • Oracle Java SE8 Advanced

02. Great Career

Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence gaining the knowledge and skills in Java programming in a student-centered learning environment.   The first step on your path to becoming a  Programmer.

03. Great Teachers

Learn from friendly and highly qualified industry experienced academic staff and expert guest lecturers

Course Code JAVA-SPA18
College Name Dorset College
Course Category Computers & IT (Information Technology), Java
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 1
Course Fee POA
Course Duration 15 Weeks for both Fundamentals & Advanced
Course Times Fundamentals Course Start Date: 16/10/18 - End Date: 07/02/19 Day: Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday and 2 Saturdays / Time: 06.30 to 09.30 / Duration: 15 WeeksAdvanced Course Start Date: 20/10/18 - End Date: 23/02/19 Day: Saturday / Time: 09.30 to 16.30 / Duration: 15 Weeks
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding Certificate in JAVA Programming Level 7
Entry Requirements Entry Requirements •Leaving Certificate or Equivalent with a pass in ordinary level Mathematics •QQI Level 5 Major Award in Information Technology •Mature learners (i.e. age 23 and older) with relevant life/work experience •ECDL level or equivalent / •All applicants must have competence in spoken and written English•Experienced in Java Programming and wish to gain exemption from the Fundamental - provide proof in respect of relevant experience/certification in Java
Career Path Graduates from this programme will be able to progress to the following programmes at Dorset College: •Bachelor of Science in Computing & Multimedia, QQI Level 7 •Higher Certificate in Science in Computing & Multimedia, QQI Level 6 •Certificate in Science in Computing & Multimedia, QQI Level 6 Or continue their studies in the Universities or Institutes of Technology
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Course Provider

Dorset College

+353 1 882 8934
8 Belvedere Place, Dublin 1, Dublin., 7 Belvedere Place, Dublin 1, Dublin., Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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