Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Web Development) - Campus Part Time

Programme overview:

Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Web Development) - Campus Part Time next start date Next start date: 26 August 2024
Next New Students Orientation Date:
20 August 2024
Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Web Development) - Campus Part Time study mode Campuses:
Cape Town - Mowbray
Cape Town - Tyger Valley
Durban (Umhlanga)
East London
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Nelson Mandela Bay

Remote and distant students join a campus where the programme is offered
Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Web Development) - Campus Part Time 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 (Web Development) - Campus Part Time support Support: Fully supported

Programme details:

NQF level 5 | Technology | Part Time Study | Degree: Higher Certificate in Information Systems | Saqa Id: 120688
Kickstart your IT career. 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 (Web 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 Basic PHP Programming. Other topics covered include Computer Literacy, Program Design, Processing and Logic Concepts. Throughout the qualification, you will complete technical projects so that you are able to design and create websites.

We attribute much of the success of our Higher Certificate programmes in Information Systems (IS) to our unique Mastery Learning Methodology (MLM). This modular self-directed learning approach, gives you the flexibility to start and progress through the programme at a pace that best suits you. This learning methodology, together with our cutting-edge facilities such as computer labs, IS open learning areas and smart pods, will prepare you for the real IT work environment of the future.

Over and above this, you will develop essential skills for the world of work, such as analysing and solving real problems, being innovative, being adaptable to change, being self-disciplined and communicating effectively.

More information:

Entry requirements
•     South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or Higher Certificate endorsement.
•     A National Certificate (Vocational) level 4 issued by 
the Council of General and Further Education and Training with Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or Higher Certificate endorsement.

•     A Certificate of evaluation on a minimum NQF level 4 
for foreign qualification confirmed by SAQA.

•     A letter or certificate confirming an exemption from Universities South Africa (USAf) for any other 
school-leaving results.

•    Completion of a Bachelor’s degree, Diploma, Higher Certificate or equivalent.
From R42 600 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.

Eduvos offers flexible payment options

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 (Web Development) graduate, include junior positions in:
•     Web Development
•     Database Administration
This qualification is offered at the following campuses

Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Mowbray, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Durban (Umhlanga), East London, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark


International students

International students are welcome to apply for this programme.

For international student requirements please kindly check International Students Admissions

Calling all students from Angola, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominica, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Qualification structure
This is an outline of the modules for this qualification per level.

Data for intake starting: 26 August 2024

    Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Web Development) - Campus Part Time
    Admission fee (ADMIN6-B00) - Admission Fee
    Database Management (MySQL) (ITMDA0-MPT) - Core
    Creating Web Pages (ITCGA0-MPT) - Core
    Introduction to JSON (ITJSA0-MPT) - Core
    Basic PHP Programming (ITEPA0-MPT) - Core
    Content Management Systems (ITMSA0-MPT) - Core
    Computer Literacy (Microsoft) (ITCLA0-MPT) - Fundamental
    Personal Skills Development (ITSDA0-MPT) - Fundamental
    Mathematical Problem Solving and Reasoning (ITMMA0-MPT) - Fundamental
    Program Design (ITPRA0-MPT) - Fundamental
    Software Engineering (ITSEA0-MPT) - Fundamental
    Database Design Concepts (ITDCA0-MPT) - Fundamental