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SAQA ID: 48872 National Certificate IT Systems Development Software Developer NQF 5 Learnership

Demonstrate your expertise at designing and developing the fast and fluid store apps that are the focal point of the user experience on Windows 8 Consumer Preview by earning the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (M... Show More
Course Prerequisites:
National Senior Certificate (Grade 12)
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Instructor-Led Training (ILT)

Attend training in a classroom environment at a campus near you. Instructor-led training is still the number one delivery method of choice because it allows you to interact and discuss the training material, either individually or in a group setting, and you gain access to expert knowledge from certified instructors. This form of guided learning is impactful and produces positive learning outcomes. Day, evening and Saturday classes are offered.

6-12 Months

Course Content

Qualification ID Qualification Name Modules Recommended Exams (Not included in Programme Fee)
48872 National Certificate: IT Systems Development: Software Developer MCSD 131 Credits Soft Skills 1,
Programming 1,
Programming 2,
Internet Programming 1,
Internet Programming 2,
Gaming Development
70-483 Programming in C#,
70-357 Developing Mobile Apps,
70-487 Developing Windows Azure and Web Services,
70-486 Developing ASP.Net 5.0 MVC Web Applications,
70-480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

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*Groups smaller than 20 will fall into the Full-time Career Programme commencing in the month of February each year, groups larger than 20 are not restricted to specific starting dates and can be customised according to client’s needs.

Price includes all course material and a CTU Certificate of Attendance.

MOD1 – Soft Skills 1

22 Credits

US ID Module NQF Level Credits
114076 Use computer technology to research a computer topic 4 3
114051 Conduct a technical practitioners meeting 5 4
114055 Demonstrate an awareness of ethics and professionalism for the computer industry in South Africa 5 3
13925 Present information in a public setting 5 5
115358 Apply information gathering techniques for computer system development 5 7

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MOD2 – Programming 1

41 Credits

US ID Module NQF Level Credits
115359 Demonstrate an understanding of the handling of error in a computer programming environment 4 2
115365 Apply the principles of designing computer system inputs and outputs 5 7
115362 Manage software development source files using appropriate tools 5 5
115367 Demonstrate logical problem solving and error detection techniques 5 8
115373 Demonstrate an understanding of sort and search techniques used in computer programming 5 6
115384 Test a computer program against a given specification 5 6
114049 Demonstrate an understanding of Computer Database Management Systems 5 7

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MOD3 – Programming 2

40 Credits

US ID Module NQF Level Credits
115381 Apply the principles of creating a computer program using an OOP language in a GUI environment 6 12
116389 Write a technical report 4 4
114059 Demonstrate an understanding of estimating a unit of work and the implications of late delivery 5 5
115392 Apply principles of creating computer software by developing a complete programme to meet given business specifications 5 12
115365 Apply the principles of designing computer system inputs and outputs 5 7

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MOD4 – Internet Programming 1

20 Credits

US ID Module NQF Level Credits
115369 Design and build a web-site using simple HTML 5 5
115368 Apply advanced HTML and associated techniques to build a web site for business applications 5 12
115391 Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of the internet and the world-wide-web 4 3

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MOD5 – Internet Programming 2

19 Credits

US ID Module NQF Level Credits
115431 Analyse feedback contexts and apply constructive feedback techniques 5 3
114050 Explain the principles of business and the role of information technology 5 4
114048 Create database access for a computer application using structured query language 5 9
115388 Produce documentation for a computer program to agreed standards 5 3

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MOD6 – Gaming Development

This Module is not Based on Exit Level Outcomes

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CTU Training Solutions , Updated: January 31st, 2019

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