Cavendish Uganda

Certificate in Information Technology

If you’d like an IT career and you don’t know where to start, you could check out our certificate course. It lays the foundation for technology studies and will unearth your hidden binary acumen at a price you can afford, so give us a call today.

The Certificate in Information Technology (ICT) is a 2-semester Programme designed to prepare students for entry-level positions. It’s designed to act as a bridge to higher-level computing qualifications and provides you with a solid foundation for a career in computing with a background in current software applications.

Course Overview

Career objective

The overall objectives of the program are:

  • To provide all the necessary computer applications and basic practical skills needed for students to grow professionally.
  • To improve computer literacy, maths, communication, problem-solving and study skills. By the end of the course students will be able to operate computer apparatus and elementary programs without any assistance.
  • To equip a student with knowledge and skills (both Technical and soft skills) in basic computing to help him/her succeed in securing a job and/or progress in the ICT world.

Programme structure

FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT
NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
YEAR ISEMESTER ICredit Units
NCIT111 Fundamentals of Information TechnologY 30 60 60 4
NCIT112 Microsoft Office Applications 15 120 75 5
NCIT113 Basic Mathematics 30 30 45 3
GMLS111 Basic Communication Skills 30 30 45 3
NCIT114 Real Life Project 15 120 75 5
YEAR ISEMESTER IILHPHCHCU
NCIT121 Basic HTML Web Programming 15 90 60 4
NCIT122 Computer Graphics and Photo Editing 30 120 75 5
NCBS120 Entrepreneurship Skills 30 30 45 3
NCIT123 Computational Mathematics 30 30 45 3
NCIT124 Real Life Project 15 120 75 5
NCIT125 Industrial Training 0 180 75 5
YEAR IISEMESTER ILHPHCHCU
NCIT211 Static Website Development 15 120 75 5
NCIT212 Electronic Communication and Networks 15 120 75 5
NCIT213 Computer Ethics 15 60 45 3
NCIT214 Real Life Project 15 120 75 5
YEAR IISEMESTER IILHPHCHCU
NCIT221 Introduction to Visual Basic Programming 15 90 60 4
NCIT222 Basic Computer Maintenance 15 120 75 5
NCBS220 Basic Kiswahili 30 30 45 3
NCIT223 Real Life Project 15 120 75 5
NCIT224 Industrial Training 0 180 75 5
NCIT111 Bookkeeping 30 60 60 4

Apply today and start your successful career