UCC Graduation for TY Studens
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In May six Midleton College students graduated in the Munster Programming Training Outreach Programme at UCC. Sean Gies, Oliver Norton, Ronan O'Mahony, Lewis Jennings, Jake Spreadborough and Ed Cloete undertook the six month course on Saturday mornings throughout the school year.  
The Munster Programming Training initiative, which began in 2004, is designed to encourage transition year students to open their minds to the various areas of comptuer programming and multimedia. The course began with an introduction to C programming and included modules on web design, flash animation and film production. The opportunity has provided the students with an invaluable insight into the growing IT industry. 
The course culiminated in a graduation ceremony graduated on Wednesday 28th May.