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Higher Diploma in Science in FinTech

Programme Purpose

The major focus of the HDip in FinTech is towards the technical aspects of Financial Technologies. Graduates will have a set of core competencies in architecting, developing strategies and implementing technical solutions in the Financial Technologies space. They will have skills and capabilities to re-commend suitable research methodologies to investigate and develop solutions for financial computing environments. Learners will acquire an in-depth, expert knowledge of financial technologies, such as extensive competencies with regards to the technical and related processes (e.g., business processes, compliance, legal, professional standards) underpinning Financial Technologies Computing; integrating this knowledge of related technologies and computing principles to success-fully plan and develop FinTech products, services, and business artifacts; and being responsive to leading developments in the FinTech area through analysis and practical application of current technological advancements and approaches. Through investigation, analysis, problem solving, and implementation of solutions, learners will have expertise in addressing the current challenges in FinTech such as data analytics, data governance, manageability, provenance, cryptocurrencies, modelling & simulation, and security.

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Dublin City

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Centres offering Higher Diploma in Science in FinTech

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National College of Ireland Mayor Street, IFSC, Dublin 1, D01 Y300 01 4498500