INFORMATION PROCESSING 5M2067- (VTOS)TUAM (Full Time)


Purpose

The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge skills and competence to restore, retrieve and process information, work independently and under supervision in a range of information processing contexts and/or to progress to higher education and training.


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Education: Applicants should have a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 4 when accessing a Level 5 programme. Applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education although no formal qualifications are required.
  • Aptitude: Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
  • Previous Experience: Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.

COURSE CONTENT

Title Award Awarding Body
Work Experience Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Communications Level 5 Communications (5N0690) QQI
Bookkeeping Manual And Computerised Bookkeeping Manual & Computerised (5N1354) QQI
Database Methods Database Methods (5N0783) QQI
Information Communication System Information & Communication Systems (5N1952) QQI
Payroll Manual And Computerised Payroll Manual & Computerised (5N1546) QQI
Spreadsheet Methods Spreadsheet Methods (5N1977) QQI
The Internet The Internet (5N1611) QQI
Statistics Statistics (5N2066) QQI

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learners will have acquired the knowledge skills and competencies in the theory and practice in this vocational area.