FULL-TIMEInformation Technology Support Technician Learning ProgrammeLectures start 17 February 2025 (Orientation week 11 - 14 February)

About this programme

This one year programme in Information Technology Support Technician (ITST) is designed for students wanting to enter the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry as support technicians.  The programme has a strong emphasis on office computing, PC hardware, PC components, networks, coding fundamentals and cyber security.

Certification on successful completion of studies

Students write various internal as well as international exams.  Students who successfully complete their studies graduate with all of the following:

5
International Certification of Digital Literacy (ICDL) Certificate: Coding Principals
5
International Certification of Digital Literacy (ICDL) Certificate: Cyber Security
5
International Certification of Digital Literacy (ICDL) Certificate: MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint
5
Short Learning Programme Certificate in PC Upgrade and Repair
5
Short Learning Programme Certificate in PC Technologies (A+)
5
Short Learning Programme Certificate in Network Technologies (N+)

Admission Requirements

Grade 11, or an appropriate National Certificate (N3), or equivalent may also be considered for students who do not have a grade 11.  Mature students without any of the above may be considered for admission if they are 21 years of age or older (subject to the Unigrad College Advisory Board approval).

Subjects

  • PC UPGRADE AND REPAIR
  • PC TECHNICIAN (A+)
  • NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES (N+)
  • CYBER SECURITY (ICDL)
  • CODING (ICDL)
  • MS OFFICE (ICDL)

Fees

Textbooks, ICDL and Unigrad College exams are included in the tuition fee.  Students wanting to write CompTIA exams may do so at an additional fee.  Contact Unigrad and speak to any full-time student career consultant for course fee information.

Programme duration

1 year of full-time lectures presented at Unigrad College

Semester 1: February – June  |  Semester 2: July – November