IT offers a diverse career with many different specialised areas, and is critical to the social economic development of a country, its productivity and the welfare of people.
Learners will acquire knowledge of the following:
Competently apply the knowledge, techniques & skills of EUC applications in the workplace.
Provide learners with an entry level for further study in IT and related fields, as well as for initial employment in the computer industry.
Provide a foundational qualification for a career in the computer industry, or related fields. Introductory level of IT with little technical complexity, for example entry level computer programming or as a junior project team member.
Have a flexible structure to allow for changing requirements in the computer industry.
Hardware and Infrastructure Support for Personal Computers & Office Products.
One year programme.
One of the following:
How to use computer technology to research a topic
Basic PC and IT concepts
This programme includes a compulsory Workplace Learning component. Workplace learning provides important opportunities for professional and personal growth. It addresses specific competencies identified for the acquisition of the qualification, which relates to the development of skills that will make the learner employable and will assist in developing his/her personal skills.