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Courses

AIM

The Ordinary Diploma in Information and Communication Technology (National Technical Award - NTA Level 6) programme aims at preparing a person who is able to develop, manage and supervise information systems using state of art technologies and apply knowledge and skills in solving business related problems.

Objectives

The objective of the Ordinary Diploma in Information and Communication Technology (National Technical Award - NTA Level 6) programme is to prepare a person who is able to perform operations related to computer information systems, configuration of network and hardware, create interactive websites, support end user applications and demonstrate entrepreneurship skills.

Competence Level Description

The holder of the qualification will be able to apply skills and knowledge in a broad range of work activities, most of which are non-routine.

Completion of Semester 1 and 2 will give the student NTA Level 5 qualification

Completion of Semester 1, 2, 3 and 4 will give the student NTA Level 6 qualification


Admission Requirement

The minimum entry level for Ordinary Diploma in Information and Communication Technology (NTA Level 6) programme shall be

  • Possession of Basic Technician Certificate (NTA Level 4) in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) related fields or its equivalence established by NACTE;
  • Possession of at least one subsidiary and one principle pass at A-Level excluding non-religious subjects or its equivalence set by NECTA.
Duration

4 Semesters to be covered in 2 years.

Semester I - Year 1
Code Module Title Credits
ITT 05101 Operating Systems 12
ITT 05102 Introduction to Switches 12
ITT 05103 Internet Programming 12
ITT 05104 Database Administration 12
ITT 05105 Computing Mathematics 6
ITT 05106 Customer Care 6
TOTAL60

Semester II - Year 1

Semester II - Year 1

Code Module Title Credits
ITT 05201 Network Routers 12
ITT 05202 Internet of Things 12
ITT 05203 Entrepreneurship 9
ITT 05204 E-Comerce 9
ITT 05205 Social Media MArketting 9
ITT 05206 Industrial Practical Training (IPT) 10
TOTAL61

Semester III - Year 2

Semester III - Year 2

Code Module Title Credits
ITT 06101 Object Oriented Programming 12
ITT 06102 Web Technologies 12
ITT 06103 System Analysis and Design 12
ITT 06104 Systems Administration and Security 14
ITT 06105 Project Proposal 10
TOTAL60

Semester IV - Year 2

Semester IV - Year 2

Code Module Title Credits
ITT 06201 Multi-user Relational Database 12
ITT 06202 Information System Development 12
ITT 06203 Introduction to Data Centre Skills 12
ITT 06204 Design and Implementation of Database- Driven Websites 14
ITT 06205 Research Methods 10
ITT 06205 Project 10
TOTAL60