National Certificate in Information Technology: Design Techniques(NQF 5)MICT SETA Qualification Information Technology 193 Credits 1 Year Register
Purpose of Qualification
This qualification is primarily intended for application in the design industry. The qualification will give the learner the competencies required to progress in a career in design. Learners credited with this qualification will be able to practice in a variety of design fields and will be equipped to enter a professional design qualification at NQF Level 6.
- Junior Designer
- Production Artist
- Associate Designer
- Visual Designer
Department of Higher Education and Training.
MICT Seta (SAQA ID: 90721)
New National Senior Certificate (NSC) that allow entry to the Higher Education Certificate, Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree OR Equivalent NQF Level 4 qualification. Learners should have the competence to communicate in at least two languages (one at NQF Level 3 and one at NQF Level 4), and should be mathematically literate at NQF Level 3.
Vertical articulation is possible for the Diploma (NQF Level 6). Horizontal articulation on the NQF is possible with the National Certificate in Interactive Media (NQF Level 5).
Assessment of Programme
Assessment is conducted as both Formative Assessment and Summative Assessments. The Formative Assessment is covered as Continuous Assessment Tests and compilation of a Portfolio of Evidence by the student. The Summative Assessment takes place as a National Summative exam for the First and Second Semesters. It is compulsory for all students to complete WIL for completion of the programme.
- Communication and Research
- Design Production
- Design Management
- Computer Applications