Course Information


Microsoft Academy MTA in Software Development Fundamentals

Microsoft Technology Associate
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Cookstown
Week Starting: 21 September 2021
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 10
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 123
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Nicole.Donnelly@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 21 September 2021
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 10
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 123
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Nicole.Donnelly@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 21 September 2021
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 10
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 123
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Nicole.Donnelly@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 21 September 2021
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 10
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 30
Fee: 123
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Nicole.Donnelly@swc.ac.uk

Description

The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certification is an entry-level credential that validates fundamental technology skills and knowledge among students and job-seekers who are pursuing a career in technology.The MTA in Software Development certification helps you build an understanding of the following topics: Core Programming, Object-Oriented Programming, General Software Development, Web Applications, Desktop Applications, and Databases.

Additional Information

*Days and times subject to change.

Course Content

You will learn the focus on the following programming topics:

  • Understanding core programming
  • Understanding object-oriented programming
  • Understanding general software development
  • Understanding web applications
  • Understanding desktop applications
  • Understanding databases

    Core Modules

    N/A

    Optional Modules

    N/A

    Assessment Method

    One multiple choice exam in the final week of the course.

    Progression Opportunities

    This can equip the learner with knowledge to want to apply for the Ulster University Access Diploma in Computing to want to enter a foundation degree in Computing in the future. This qualification can also lead the learner to other programming certificates and into a career of programming and software development.

  • Entry Requirements

    Awareness of programming and different languages would be beneficial but not necessary to undertake the course.