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

Semester One

course code Course Name
CIT 110 Fundamentals of Information Technology
CIT 111 Introduction to Information Systems
CIT 112 Computer applications
CIT 113 Basic Communication Skills
CIT 114 Internet and basics of web development

Semester Two

course code Course Name

CIT120 Basic computer maintenance
CIT121 Introduction to Windows
CIT122 Computer networks
CIT123 Elements of Mathematics
CIT124 Introduction to Databases

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