The Diploma in Information and Communications Technology is designed to provide individuals already possessing a post-secondary diploma or degree in any field with the knowledge and skills required to work in today's high technology environment. The program will benefit individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds, including business, education, technical, and administrative.
The program is offered in a collaborative learning environment with a problem-solving focus. The instructors are experienced and industry-certified by Microsoft and Cisco. The Division of Lifelong Learning is the Cisco Regional Academy for Newfoundland and Labrador; Cisco is a world leader in networking for the Internet.
Two options are available for completion of the Diploma in Information and Communications Technology:
The program focus is on four areas: E-Commerce, networking, programming, and databases.
Graduates of the program will:
Enhance their academic and other credentials with practical technology skills.
Obtain skills and knowledge that will prepare them to work effectively within a high technology environment.
Demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team.
Develop skills required to analyse an organization's information and communications technology needs and design a customized solution.