• National Number: 0861 666 231

Course Code: 7540-13

An IT Engineer is a person with a full understanding of every avenue of I.T. This is all about knowing both Programming and Networking, as IT engineers help to meet their employer's needs for computer hardware, software and networking tools. They work to develop, test, install, configure and troubleshoot computer hardware and software. Currently, this Diploma is unique to iStudent Academy, in that it links Microsoft certifications with an international Diploma.

Introduction

This 2 year course is aimed at a learner who has passed Matric with the minimum requirements for acceptance into a Diploma Programme, and is looking to be an Information, communications and technology specialist. This more advanced combination of technical and programming skills gives the learner a wider range of I.T skills to qualify for more senior positions and higher paying job opportunities in any ICT field of expertise, with job titles such as Senior Developers, I.T Project Managers or Network Architects.*

Course Benefits

  • Internationally Recognized
  • Practical classes
  • Average starting salary of R11000 – R15000 pm (Payscale)
  • Course cost includes all digital textbooks, tablet PC, international exams*

Qualifications

  • City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles (7540-12/13)
  • MCSA Server Infrastructure
  • MCSA Windows 10
  • Cisco CCNA Routing & Switching
  • MCSA SQL Server
  • MCSA Universal Windows Platform
  • MCSA Web Applications

Modules

Module Number Module Name Module Description
001 Computer Fundamentals The aim of this module is to teach the basic administrative programmes used in an everyday office environment.
002 Hardware & Software Fundamentals The aim of this module is to introduce learners to hardware and software fundamentals, PC infrastructure, peripherals, troubleshooting and installations
003 Networking & Security Fundamentals The aim of this module is to introduce Networking concepts, topologies, WiFi, IP Addressing, LAN, WAN
004 Operating Systems The aim of this module is to introduce learners to full operating system installations, understand full functionality and configuration
005 Server Management The aim of this module is to introduce learners to basic server installation, configuration and administration
006 Technical Support This module will enable the learner to provide technical customer support and diagnose faults and solutions
007 Business Skills This module will give the learners an understanding of types of businesses, entrepreneurship, organisational procedures and business plans.
008 Project Management This module teaches basic project management skills, and introduces the learner to the use of various automated project management tools specifically for the I.T field. They will be able to plan and manage projects from start to finish efficiently, manage time, information dissemination, allocation of team job roles etc
009 Graphics & Multimedia Fundamentals This module aims to teach learners about copyright of images and multimedia, legal purchasing and use of images, and basic tools that can be used for the manipulation or creation of images, such as logo’s.
010 Programming Fundamentals This module aims to introduce learners to basic programming languages, concepts, platforms, and testing of code.
011 Communication in ICT This module aims to teach learners advanced networking principles and routing and switching.
012 Database Development This module aims to teach learners what databases are, why they are required, querying, administering and implementing them in a business.
013 Application Development This module teaches learners the programming language of C#, which is a widely used code for application development.
014 Web Development This module teaches learners how to create web pages and websites from scratch using HTML and CSS.

Details

  • Matric pass with Diploma admission
  • Mathematics Literacy

Online Application

Click “APPLY NOW” below to Apply for acceptance into this course via our online process. Once we have received your application, we will contact you very soon for an acceptance interview.

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Inclusions

  • All textbooks
  • Tablet PC
  • Lab Use
  • Software Use
  • International Exam Vouchers
  • Exam Prep

Registration

  • R1000 (once off)
  • Completed Registration Form
  • Copy of Account Payers ID
  • Copy of Students ID

Duration

  • 2 years

Course Fee

  • Per Year: R48 900
  • Discounted Price for Full Settlement of 2 year course fees: R92 900.00
** We do offer payment plans, such as paying the fees off monthly. Please contact your campus for payment plans, as it differs per campus.