What is this programme about?
The Higher Diploma in Science in Computing is designed for graduates of non-computing disciplines. It equips successful participants with a range of core IT skills, which open career routes in the vibrant Information Technology (IT) sector.
This programme has two streams, namely:
• Systems and IT Services
• Software Development for Games and Apps.
Semester 1 modules are shared by both streams. Semester 2 modules differentiate the two streams and allow participants to specialise in a manner that develops their interests and career aspirations. A 3 month work placement concludes Semester 2 of both streams.
What will I be able to do when I finish this programme?
Graduates of this course will be able to apply knowledge of proven and emerging protocols, methods and tools of software engineering, computer networking, information systems and systems management in the development and management of IT systems and services.
Special features of this programme
This programme is suitable for graduates of non-computing disciplines.
It also includes a 3-month work placement in the vibrant IT sector.