Higher Certificate in Systems EngineeringFaculty of Computer Applications & System Engineering SAQA ID No. 84006 NQF 5 120 Credits 1 Year Register
The qualification also places a strong emphasis on technical support skills for office applications by providing the student with skills needed to technically support IT applications as well as networking and end user computing support in the context of modern computer applications.
The qualification is designed for technically orientated students who wish to follow a vocational career in Systems Engineering. The qualification develops a strong theoretical and practical background in all aspects of maintaining and building all components of computers and networks. Hardware and software practical hands on training takes place in computer studios and PC Laboratories. Students may also use their tablets to extend their skills and knowledge. A perfect entry level qualification.
- A National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for admission to a Higher Certificate and/or Diploma and/or Degree; or
- A National Certificate Vocational (NCV) at NQF Level 4 within an associated field and
levels of achievements; or
- Mature Age Exemption for students above the age of 23 as set out in the Higher Education Regulations; or
- Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Higher Certificate in Systems Engineering – Module Breakdown Year 1
Year 1 Total Credits: 120