Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development)

Programme overview:

Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) next start date Next start date: 24 May 2021
Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) study mode Study mode: Full-time and online part-time options
Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) duration Duration:
Minimum: 1 year full time and 2.5 years part-time
Maximum: 3 years full-time and 5 years part-time
Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) support Support: Fully supported
Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) learning type Learning type: Mastery Learning Methodology (MLM)

Programme details:

NQF Level 5 | Technology | Higher Certificate

This Higher Certificate prepares you for work in a range of areas in the IT web environment. Although you will acquire a broad range of IT-related knowledge and skills, it is primarily a comprehensive and career-focused qualification that prepares you for work as an IT professional in the web environment.

The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) provides you with solid theoretical and practical skills in web programming and database use and development. It also offers you intensive experience in the main web standard programming languages such as HTML5 and CSS3. The core subject areas include Creating Web Pages and Web Design, Content Management Systems and Internet Development Project. You will cover Computer Literacy, Software Engineering, Personal Skills Development and Processing and Logic Concepts.

Throughout the qualification, you will complete technical projects so that you are able to design and create websites.

More information:

Entry requirements
• You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with certificate or diploma entry or an equivalent foreign secondary qualification on an NSC level (NQF 4) confirmed by SAQA.
Or
• If you have an international school-leaving certificate, you need to provide a certificate of exemption issued by Universities South Africa (USAF).
Or
• National Certificate (Vocational) level 4 issued by the Council of General and Further Education and Training.
And
• Obtain the required results in the Placement Assessment.
Pricing
Price:
  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Annual Price Tier 1 R 66600 R 0 R 0
Annual Price Tier 2 R 79000 R 0 R 0
Monthly Price Tier 1 R 6074 R 0 R 0
Monthly Price Tier 2 R 7205 R 0 R 0
 
  Annual Monthly
Part Time Modular R 0 R 0
Part Time Upfront R 0 R 0
 

Tier 1 Campuses: Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Claremont, East London, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Vanderbijlpark

Tier 2 Campuses: Midrand, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Pretoria, Bedfordview, Durban

Programme accreditation
• Accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE).
• Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).
Possible career options
Do you have a flair for technology and design?

The career choices for you, as a Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) graduate, include junior positions in:
• Web development
• Database administration
This qualification is offered at the following campuses
Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Claremont, Durban, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, East London, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark
Qualification structure
Year 1
• Computer Literacy (Microsoft)
• Personal Skills Development
• Processing and Logic Concepts
• Program Design
• Software Engineering
• Creating Web Pages
• XML Technologies
• Database Design Concepts
• MySQL Development
• Web Design (Dreamweaver)
• Basic PHP Programming
• Content Management System (WordPress & Joomla)
• Internet Development Project
• Final Exam - Information Systems (Internet Development)