About CPD Modules

A number of our modules are funded by the Government's Modular Skills Provision initiative to cover 90% to 100% of the fees. Eligibility criteria are the same as for Springboard+ courses.

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Module Begins Cost
EC201 Intermediate Microeconomics (March)
Beginning: Monday, Mar. 27, 2023
This course is designed for students from a non-economics background who are thinking of applying for a postgraduate programme such as the M. Sc. (Health Economics or MSc (Global Environmental Economics) at University of Galway that requires applicants to have taken a preparatory course in microeconomics.
Entry Requirement: A Level 8 honours degree (2:2 or better) in any discipline.
Application Deadline: 20th March 2023
Credits: 5. Cost: €430.
2023/03/27 €430
CT621 Artificial Intelligence
Beginning: Monday, May. 15, 2023
The module begins by examining the concept of AI and as well highlighting some important real-world applications of AI. It then presents search strategies currently employed in AI research. This is developed further by the examination of the functional programming language Prolog. The second half of the module looks at Knowledge Representation and Machine Learning. It also deals with the topic of uncertainty in AI.

Application deadline 19 March 2023.
Credits: 5. Cost: €640.
2023/05/15 €640
CT5114 Distributed Systems and Cloud Technologies
Beginning: Monday, May. 15, 2023
The module will provide students with a good understanding of how to design and implement internet based distributed applications. The emphasis will be on explaining and evaluating the standard APIs and frameworks that are commonly used.

Application deadline 19 March 2023
Credits: 5. Cost: €640.
2023/05/15 €640
CT618 Object Oriented Design
Beginning: Monday, May. 15, 2023
This course emphasises a holistic view to the development of software systems: software engineering encompasses technology, business, organisational and human concerns. The course brings together the various software components (technology) and the diverse issues impacting their development (process, project, people) to improve software product quality.

Application deadline 19 March 2023.
Credits: 5. Cost: €640.
2023/05/15 €640


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