This course aims to provide you with the skills, knowledge and abilities to be able to enter industry as either a Network Engineer in the routing, switching and wireless arena or in a second line desktop and server support role.

You will engage in the planning for the installation of hardware and software and the provision of networking services within the constraints of best practice.

Extensive practical activities will provide the student with hands on experience to compliment the theoretical elements of the course providing you with the requisite knowledge to enter industry.

The course will develop your personal skills required by industry for real work situations including project management, cooperative working, communication and entrepreneurial skill.

FD Award
October Start
Full-time Study Mode
2 years Duration
I120 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

We will consider you as an individual and take into account all elements of your application, not just your qualifications. We are looking for breadth and depth in your current studies and enthusiasm for the subject you wish to study.

UCAS has introduced a new tariff for courses starting from September 2017. This means the points you will be asked for are different to previous years but the grades you receive have not changed.

At least 80 points with 64 points from 2 A level passes at C or above.

At least 80 points with 64 from Merit Merit in two BTEC Subsidiary Diplomas or one BTEC Diploma.

At least 80 points with Merit Merit Pass in the BTEC Extended Diploma.

A completed Access to Higher Education Diploma.

Equivalent qualifications such as Irish Leaving Certificate, OCR Nationals, International Baccalaureate and CACHE Level 3 awards.

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