NC(V): Information Technology & Computer Science (L2 - L4)

If you enjoy computers, or working with them then this course is for you. The course covers computer programming, software.

Admission Requirements

  • A year end school report for grade 10 or higher with Mathematics and Physical Science
  • An NQF Level 1 qualification; or
  • An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose to access NQF level 2; or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment to meet the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 2.

Grade 11 and 12 learners who are at least 17 years of age are given first preference.

Duration

  • This qualification takes three years to complete.
  • Each of the levels 2, 3 and 4 will take one-year full time.
  • Every level of study carries 130 credits.

Subjects / Modules

NQF Level 2
  • English
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation
  • Introduction to information system
  • Introduction to systems development
  • Electronics
  • Entrepreneurship
NQF Level 3
  • English
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation
  • Systems analysis & Design
  • Principles of Computer Programming
  • Data communication & networking
  • Project management
NQF Level 4
  • English
  • Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation
  • Systems analysis & Design
  • Computer Programming
  • Data communication & networking
  • Project management

Career Opportunities

  • IT technician
  • Entry level computer programmer