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School of Science and Technology

Diploma in Information Technology
MQA/ A 9608

Information Technology refers to both the software and hardware that are used to store, manipulate and retrieve information. This course will give students an appreciation of the foundations of computation, an understanding of programming language structures and the skill to practice these concepts and technologies, as well as preparing students for roles in the computing or IT research industries

Course Structure: 
  • Business Organization and Environment
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Proficiency English
  • Data Communication & Network
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Intro to Visual Programming
  • Intro to Database
  • Introduction to Multimedia Studies
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Intro to Web System & Technology
  • Management Information Systems
  • Industrial Training
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Programming with C++
  • Statistics
  • Ethics and Cyber Laws
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Final Year Project
  • Internet Programming
  • Network Security
  • Multimedia Development
  • MPU Subject

 

Career Opportunities: 

Interface Designer, Networking Security, Security Analyst, Software Engineer, IT Project Manager, Systems Analyst

Entry requirement: 
Passed SPM with 3 Credits which include Mathematics or Equivalent
Duration: 
2 years and 6 months (7 semesters)
Intakes: 
February
April
July
September
November