Certificate in Network Design and Implementation

  • Course Code


  • Type of Qualification:

    Minor Certificate

  • Duration

    1 Academic Year

  • Timetable

    1 Day Per Week - Mondays 3pm - 6pm & 6.30pm - 9.30pm

  • Commences

    Sep 1, 2018 12:00:00 AM

About the Course

This programme brings you through the skills and knowledge needed to design and implement computer networks. While CISCO platforms are used as the key teaching technologies other approaches to network design and implementation are also covered. IT Tallaght is a CISCO academy and students of this programme will have the opportunity to take CISCO examinations at extra cost to obtain professional certification.

Entry Level

This is a level 7 programme - that is the same level as a bachelor's degree. This is an intensive programme which may be taken by beginners but will require significant commitment to achieve success. Applicants must have a pass in ordinary level mathematics or equivalent to be eligible for admission to the programme. Successful graduates will obtain 20 credits across four networking subjects which can be used to obtain credit towards a BSc in IT Management in IT Tallaght.

Course Content

Semester 1


Network Fundamentals
Routing & Switching Essentials


Careers Development

Semester 2


Networking 3
Networking 4


Experiential Learning

Fees & Funding

How to Apply

Applications are made online





Further Information

Programme Leader:

Barry Feeney


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