PC requirements

**Devices with specs as listed below are recommended, but not compulsory.
***Technical specs are also relevant when buying a laptop.

All IT Courses

IT Technical Support, IT Solutions Administrator: MCSA, IT Cloud Administrator: MCSE, Software & Application Development: MCSD & Data Management & Analytics: MCSE, Cloud & Security Professional: CISCO and Diploma: IT Network Design & Administration

Motherboard Intel i5/7 motherboard (supports Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization)
CPU Intel i5/7 2.3 GHz (supports Microsoft Hyper-V virtualization)
RAM 32 GB Memory
HDD 1TB SATA HDD or equivalent
NIC 1000Mbps
Graphics N/A
Monitor 19’ LCD Flat screen monitor (Laptop – Resolution: 1920 x 1080)
Input USB Mouse, USB Keyboard, DVD Rom
Operating System Windows 10 Pro (64 Bit)

All Design courses

Graphic Design I & II, Web Development I & II and Diploma: Visual Communication

Motherboard Intel i5 (or higher)
CPU Intel i5 (or higher) 2.3 GHz
RAM 8 GB DDR 3 (Graphic Design) & 16 GB DDR 3 (Web Development)
HDD 500GB SATA
NIC 1000Mbps
Graphics Graphic card with 4GB dedicated graphic memory
Monitor 23-27’ LCD Flat screen monitor (Laptop – Resolution: 1920 x 1080) (HD)
Input USB Mouse, USB Keyboard, DVD Rom
Operating System Windows 10 Pro

*An Adobe Creative Cloud software package is compulsory.


Computer Aided Draughting & Design I & II

Motherboard Intel i7
CPU Intel i7 2.3 GHz
RAM 16 GB DDR 3
HDD 500GB SATA
NIC 1000Mbps
Graphics Graphic card with 4GB dedicated graphic memory
Monitor 23-27’ LCD Flat screen monitor (Laptop – Resolution: 1920 x 1080)
Input USB Mouse, USB Keyboard, DVD Rom
Operating System Windows 10 Pro

All Business courses

Project Management I & II, Generic Management I & II, Financial Accounting, Office Administration, Entrepreneurship, Business Management and HR Management & Practices AND Tourism

1x Minimum Intel i3 (or above) computer for Microsoft Office 2016 and Microsoft Project 2016 (can be downloaded from Microsoft Imagine Web Store). Operating System: Windows 10 Pro

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