Industry

IT

Programme Type

Diploma

COURSE OUTLINE

  • ​​Introduction to Personal Computing
  • Business Management 1A
  • Analytical Techniques
  • Business Communication
  • Computer Architecture
  • End User Computing B
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Network Architecture A
  • Help Desk
  • Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers 1
  • Introduction to Human Resources
  • Work readiness programmes workshop 1
  • Management Information Systems
  • Network Architecture B
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Economics A (Micro)
  • Web Development Introduction
  • IT Project Management
  • Database Introduction
  • Work Integrated Learning 2
  • Knowledge Management
  • Principles of Security
  • IT Management
  • Network Server Administration
  • Systems Software
  • Network Design
  • Advanced IT Management
  • Work Integrated Learning​ 3
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​​In order to be awarded this qualification, you must have achieved a minimum final year mark of fifty percent (50%) for each module of the programme, and have met all Work Integrated Learning requirements.​​ ​ In some, but limited instances some modules may change. At the time of registration, please check that the entry requirements and fees have not changed.

The Independent Institute of Education’s official prospectus is available on www.iie.ac.za and on the library webpage. Information in this prospectus takes precedence over other programme and qualification information provided​.​

This IIE IT Management qualification offered at Rosebank College qualifies students to follow a successful career in IT Management. This qualification is well aligned to industry requirements and is also fully structured to skill students wishing to enter the workplace as self-employed individuals, ideally after a few years of experience with an existing organization.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​​WHAT YOU CAN BECOME​

Upon graduation you can become an IT Technician, IT Administrator, Junior IT Consultant or work your way up to become IT Trainee Managers.

SKILLS YOU WILL DEVELOP​

Students will be equipped to perform a variety of practical procedures, networking and basic computer maintenance and repair operations. The management components of the diploma include finance, management concepts, and some human resource management concepts and so, aim to equip the students adequately for industry.

TIME NEEDED TO COMPLETE YOUR QUALIFICATION

Full-time: This is a three year full-time qualification offered by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) at Rosebank College. Lectures take place during the day on weekdays. Qualification offered at the following campuses: Braamfontein, Pretoria Sunnyside, Bloemfontein, Pietermaritzburg, Polokwane and Durban CBD.

THE WEIGHT YOUR FUTURE QUALIFICATION CARRIES

This Diploma is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE). It is also registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) on Level 6 (SAQA ID No: 71636). On successful completion you will receive a Diploma in Information Technology Management from The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), the leading registered private provider of higher education in South Africa.

​​OPEN DOORS TO STUDYING FURTHER

Use this Diploma as a stepping stone to furthering your academic career. Once you qualify, you will have the wonderful opportunity of studying The IIE Bachelor of Information Technology in Business Systems degree through Rosebank College.


ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 

 To register, you must meet one of the following entry requirements:

  • A National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Diploma admission - A minimum of 30 % for English coupled with a minimum of 40% for four x 20 credit subjects is required; OR
  • A National Certificate (Vocational) NC(V) with Diploma admission – A minimum of 50 % in English on either First Additional Language or Home Language level AND Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy AND Life Orientation – a minimum of 60% in the three compulsory and 50% in one vocational subjects is required; OR
  • A Senior Certificate (SC) (without endorsement) or equivalent– A minimum of five of the required six subjects must be passed; OR
  • Alternatively, a Higher Certificate (or equivalent) or Advanced Certificate in a cognate field may satisfy the minimum admission requirements to diploma 


Mature Age Exemption:

  • Candidates must have attempted the Senior Certificate, attained the age of 23 before or during the first year of registration with three years' work experience and proven ability relating to the proposed programme as well as adequate communication skills; OR
  • Candidates must have attained the age of 45 before or during the first year of registration.

RPL – demonstrate suitability for admission in terms of Senate's resolution 6.6 of 20 October 2005 which allows for Senate's discretionary conditional admission (if applicable).

If you are an international student, you must ensure that:

  • you have an equivalent qualification to the aforementioned;
  • your equivalent qualification is e​valuated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA);
  • you have a valid stu​dy visa issued in the name of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) that covers the duration of your studies.