Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma in Information Technology

Course ID
E-Learning, Kempton Park
2023 / 2024
NQF Level 5
Coperate Training, Distance Learning, Lecture, Online

Computer savvy students interested in solving technology problems and assisting businesses with technical questions should consider getting a Diploma in IT. The Diploma in Information Technology teaches students how to write computer programs , install and maintain computer networks and database administration.

Provided by  Taal-Net Varsity , the Diploma in Information Technology  is available by distance learning, allowing you to study flexibly while balancing work and personal life.


Time Place Room Date Range Instructor
9:00am – 1pm Kempton Park TBA TBA TBA

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The Diploma in Information Technology aims to promote an understanding of the basic principles of  computer operation and to provide a career -focused professional qualifications providing industry related knowledge and skills.


Entry requirements

Grade 12 with the following compulsory subjects: Mathematics , Science and Computer Literacy OR

FET Certificate :Information Technology (Technical Support) NQF Level 4 OR

National FET Certificate :Information Technology (Systems Development) NQF Level 5

1st Year Modules

Introduction to Computers

Computer Networks 101

Information Systems 101

Business Management

Information Systems 102

Computer Networks 102

Object Oriented Programming 101 (JAVA)

Internet and Web Design 101 (PHP)

Object Oriented Programming 102 (JAVA)

Internet and Web Design 102 (PHP)

Database Concepts

2nd Year Modules

Management Information Systems 201

Mathematics of IT

Internet Programming 201

Entrepreneurship 201

Computer System Administration

Object Oriented Programming 201 (C#)

Advanced Web Design

Computer Architecture

Software Engineering

3rd Year Modules

System Analysis and Design

Computer Security

Data Structures and Algorithms

Individual Project Implementation

Software Project Management 301
Industrial Attachment

How you study

You can study the course under any of the following modes

Distance Training

Part Time

Full Time

Corporate Training


Taal-Net Diploma on completion endorsed by MICT SETA, UMALUSI and Department of Higher Education

Career opportunities

IT support

System Administrator

Java Developer

PHp Developer