School of Media, Information & Communications Technologies (ICT)

Welcome To The School of Media, Information & Communications Technologies (ICT)

School of Media, Information & Communications Technologies (ICT)

If you have a passion for computers, technology, digital media then this career path is for you.

Learners in the School of ICT are exposed to varied and trendy qualifications and curriculum, both practical and theoretical, where knowledge and skills learned as well as workplace exposure are the basis for employment in industry. Each programme of study focuses on implementing creative and innovative technology insights to daily industrial operations by the use of communication, media or information technology. Students are being challenged to develop their competences such as creativity, entrepreneurship and interdisciplinary collaboration.

OVERVIEW

About the School

Welcome to the School of Media, Information and Communication Technology (ICT). We provide a range of programmes that produce creative, adaptable and well-grounded graduates empowered to participate in the key role emerging technologies play in the future world of work. Under this school, we are fast building a reputation for producing highly employable and adaptable graduates

 

Learners in the School of ICT are exposed to varied and trendy qualifications and curriculum, both practical and theoretical, where knowledge and skills learned as well as workplace exposure are the basis for employment in industry. Each programme of study focuses on implementing creative and innovative technology insights to daily industrial operations by the use of communication, media or information technology. Students are being challenged to develop their competences such as creativity, entrepreneurship and interdisciplinary collaboration.

 

 

Why study ICT and Media?

 

ICT and media engineering have permeated every aspect of life – influencing how people work, communicate, and manage their lives. ICT is transforming our world every day, and many companies are heavily reliant on this dynamic and quickly evolving field. If you have a passion for computers, technology, digital media, and how people use them, then this career path might be for you.

ICT careers are in areas such as software, networking, and telecommunications. Through 2023, ICT employment will expand by 7% in the Sacramento region, offering nearly 2,300 new jobs.

ICT - Qualifications on Offer

 

Entry Requirements

Depending on the programme of study, this School accepts applicants from a variety of academic and occupational backgrounds. You will, however, be required to demonstrate good grades at your previous study level, which can be anywhere from an NQF Level 2 through to NQF Level 5, or a relevant work experience in media, information, communication and, or, technology disciplines. You will be required to submit proof of academic and, or, work experience as part of applying for admission to study. You’ll also need to be proficient in English as the language of tuition, which may mean submitting results of a relevant language test.

Careers

Music Engineer, Sound Engineer, IT entrepreneur, e-business consultant, programmer / systems developer, business analyst, systems analysts, IT consultants, database administrators, network analysts, web designers, animation specialists, video editors and electronic artists.