Damelin Software Development



Damelin Software Development, Take your intensity for software innovation & crack the code for success with the National Certificate: IT: Systems Development: Computer Programming Specialist.



Why this course is perfect for you?

Can you easily spot a glitch in a system? Do you enjoy working with discs, drives, apps and software? If so give your future an upgrade and join the field of Systems Development: Computer Programming.
A computer programmer is someone who writes code for computer software. In order to achieve this, individuals who fill this role must have an analytical mind and an excellent understanding of algorithms.  Since PC’s cannot work without software, it is the responsibility of the Computer Programming Specialist to create software that allows a computer to do what is desired of it. Although their primary responsibility is writing code, Computer Programmers also write programmes in a variety of different languages, debug systems, update existing programmes and design system interfaces.
Effective programmers exercise superior problem-solving and troubleshooting skills; which are necessary for those who wish to specialise in software development technologies. Through this course you will have a solid understanding of computer industry concepts, and develop the ability to work in areas of Systems Development with technical complexity. Take the fast track to becoming a Computer Programmer with this highly specialised course.



Why study with Damelin?

As soon as you join the Damelin family, you become part of a network of students, lecturers and friends, who will assist and support you during this exciting journey in your life. Our courses are designed to make your learning as comfortable as possible, with facilities that allow you to build your career in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Our lecturers will provide all the support and guidance you require, so you leave Damelin with an unforgettable campus experience.



How to get in?

Registering for the National Certificate: IT: Systems Development: Computer Programming Specialist is simple. We have various touch-points for your convenience. Simply call, email, fill in an online enquiry form, or pop into one of our 17 campuses nationwide, where one of our consultants will gladly assist you.
Requirements:
Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 4/Grade 12 or equivalent
Ability to use a personal computer competently



Time you will spend on the course

This is a one-year full-time course. A year planner and academic calendar is available at the start of the year with dates and times of classes and campus activities to help you plan your schedule.

Course content and modules

  • Database Design & Implementation
  • Introduction to Visual Basic .Net Programming
  • C# Programming
  • Internet and Web Design
  • Introduction to Java Programming
  • Information Technology in E- Commerce
  • Applied Project Management in an Information Technology Environment ​

 

Materials to stay ahead

 

Careers you’d be great at

  • System Developer/Internet and Web Designer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Database Administrator
  • Software Project Manager

The strength in your qualification

Upon successful completion of the whole programme, Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on your behalf for the National Certificate: Information Technology: Systems Development.
Upon completion of the optional external examinations modules, you will receive MCDBA, MS.NET, PMI, SCJA and SCJP Certification at the learners own cost.

Take your education to the next degree



Upon successful completion of the whole programme, Damelin will process your certificate in Computer Programming Specialist through MICT SETA on your behalf for the National Certificate: Information Technology: Systems Development.
Upon completion of the optional external examinations modules, you will receive MCDBA, MS.NET, PMI, SCJA and SCJP Certification at the learners own cost.