Short Programme in Network Principles (N+)
Part-Time | ICESA Non-Credit Provider Programme
Students completing the Short Programme in Network Principles (N+) will be equipped with the skills needed in the IT Networking space. Students will gain adequate knowledge of the computer environment and to troubleshoot network related problems effectively ensuring quality, speed and security at all times.
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- English at Grade 10/NQF level 2 or equivalent
- Mathematical Literacy at Grade 10/NQF level 2 or equivalent
- Minimum of 16 Years old
Expected time on the course
The programme duration is 60 Hours and the tuition is Face to Face on Saturdays from 08h00 to 12h00.
Course Content and Modules
The following outcomes will be achieved in this programme: • Introduction to Networking
- Understanding collaborative networking
- Understanding transportation of data over the network
- Understanding network segmentation and Virtualisation • Understanding cabling and networking elements
- Understanding wireless cabling
- Understanding Cloud computing and remote access
- Understanding Network risk management
- Understanding Unified communications and network performance management
Study Guides and Course Material
All lists of prescribed textbooks will be provided by your nearest ICESA City Campus. Students will receive a copy of the academic study guides for this programme. All textbooks and other material are excluded from the tuition fees.
Careers that would suit you best
Students can be employed in the following career fields: • LAN Administrator
- Network Administrator
- Desktop Support IT Technician
- Help Desk Support Administrator
Understanding your qualification
On successful completion of the programme, you will receive an ICESA Short Programme Certificate in Network Principles (N+).