High Performance Computing (ICHEC)

This module introduces key topics in high performance computing (HPC), including parallel programming.

Most modules require a 2.2 degree in a related discipline or equivalent professional experience.

Should you have any queries regarding your eligibility, please contact us at info@advancecentre.ie

N.B Prior programming experience; basic knowledge of UNIX/Linux shell is expected.


On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
1. Understand key HPC concepts and how they are applied in scientific research.
2. Devise parallel strategies to solve computational problems.
3. Develop basic parallel applications using OpenMP and/or MPI.
4. Leverage numerical, I/O libraries for better performing code.

Learn from world renowned academic staff in Ireland’s leading, future focused and globally recognised colleges.

Gain an accredited NFQ qualification/micro credential that you may count towards a full award if you so wish in the future.

Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.

Equip yourself with the latest in demand skillset, tools, know-how and knowledge to succeed in your career.

Gain a competitive edge, influence growth and steer strategic goals in your organisation upon completion of your studies with the Advance Centre.

Yes, if you complete this module it can be credited as part of the Professional Diploma Quantum Engineering.

High Performance Computing (ICHEC)

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