National Certificate: Information Technology (Systems Development)

SAQA ID: 48872
Minimum credit: 131
NQF Level: 5
Duration: 12 months/1year

Course overview

The purpose of this qualification is to enhance readiness and provide entry into the areas of Systems Development at NQF level 5. It prepares learners for entry into the workplace or as undergraduate study in the Systems Development areas covered, providing them with the necessary knowledge needed for further study in the fields of Information Technology and Computer Sciences at Higher Education level.

Career Fields: What are the career opportunities available after completing this qualification?

  • Software developer
  • Mobile developer
  • System administrator
  • System analyst or business analyst

What are the entry requirements for this qualification?

Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 4/Grade 12 or equivalent
Ability to use a personal computer competently

How long does it take for me to complete this qualification?

12 months/1 year

What is this course’s accreditation status?

This qualification is accredited by MICT SETA