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Top Advanced Diploma Programs in Technology Studies

An advanced diploma gives students the opportunity to study targeted subject areas related to their desired careers without having to pursue a full degree. The length of program varies, and some academic institutions require previous postsecondary education for admission.

Just what is an advanced diploma in technology studies? This diploma program is designed for students who want to build industry specific knowledge and increase their understanding of a specific field. Most programs require previous experience or education in technology. Programs include engineering and process plant technology and give students the ability to directly transfer their knowledge to the field. Studies include practical lessons so that students get hands-on knowledge and learn how to interact with new technology, apply mathematical techniques and organize as well as communicate information.

An advanced diploma in technology often gives students the opportunity to have rewarding careers. Students can become experts in their field of studies and will likely be able to use their skills immediately on the job.

Institution and program costs vary. If you are considering an advanced diploma study option, contact institutions for more information about their programs to find the right one for you.

Once you complete your diploma studies, the job you qualify for will vary depending of your program’s focus. Generally, students will be qualified for positions that are at a higher career level once they have earned their diplomas. If your focus is heating, ventilation and air conditioning, you might be qualified to work on new and emerging technology in your field, including those for increased energy efficiency. With an electric engineering diploma, you can learn how to effectively assess, analyze, and problem solve electrical circuits, plan and design electrical projects and process automation. Other programs will prepare you for a career as a process plant assessment manager.

A career in technology can be yours. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form

 

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14 Results in Technology Studies

Informatics Global Campus (IGC)

The Advanced Diploma in Network and Computer Technology course is developed to meet the needs of the constantly changing IT industry, especially for Network and Computer ... [+]

Programme Overview

The Advanced Diploma in Network and Computer Technology course is developed to meet the needs of the constantly changing IT industry, especially for Network and Computer Technology for entry-level IT professionals. This advanced diploma provides a holistic education for students with strong foundation knowledge and practical skills in Information System management, Networking, Hacking techniques, Programming and Database Administration. With the underpinning knowledge and skills, graduates will be able to merge into the industry and gain employment.

Internship Collaborators

Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation, Acclivis Technologies and Solutions Pte Ltd, Zec Consulting Pte Ltd... [-]

Singapore
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
14 months
Campus
Informatics Global Campus (IGC)

The Advanced Diploma in Information Technology is developed to meet the professional and academic needs of graduates to function effectively in the analysis, design and m ... [+]

Programme Overview

The Advanced Diploma in Information Technology is developed to meet the professional and academic needs of graduates to function effectively in the analysis, design and management of computer systems as well as the advanced theoretical knowledge underpinning Programming and Systems Development. Students will acquire the analytical and advanced computing skills necessary for the analysis, design and management of computer systems and applications such as advanced system analysis and design method, as well as the problem-solving skills required to handle evolving technology in multimedia application, interactive web site, network security, database, network security and server operating system.... [-]

Singapore
May 2019
Full-time
Part-time
10 - 14 months
Campus
Australian College of Information Technology and Institute of Film and Television

This program teaches the essential professional level skills required for the design and implementation IP Networks in an enterprise, service provider, and carrier enviro ... [+]

Course Overview

This program teaches the essential professional level skills required for the design and implementation IP Networks in an enterprise, service provider, and carrier environments.

In addition, students should learn how to plan and implement secure resilient IP networks, virtualized environments, Unified Communications systems, and be able to undertake high-level design for modern data centers. The program teaches the related technical and planning skills that support these activities. The program contains 3 major projects. Each subject is structured as a self-standing professional course covering a specific topic in detail.

This course is offered online and on campus and is available to domestic and international students.... [-]

Australia Brisbane Australia Online
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
EDULINK INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE NAIROBI

ADSE is a two-year diploma programme designed to make you an industry-ready professional in the Software Programming field. ... [+]

ADSE is a two-year diploma programme designed to make you an industry-ready professional in the Software Programming field.

The curriculum is designed with a consideration of the latest demands and requirements of the IT industry. ADSE gives you the professional edge to start your career in the global IT industry.

The curriculum has been recently updated and includes the following: Android Applications, Windows Store Apps, Cloud Computing, Mobile Applications, Internet Security

The course is offered from APTECH Computer Education, is a premier IT education Institute based in India. Established in 1986, APTECH is a pioneer in IT software & hardware training. The Institute has successfully trained more than 7 million students through its wide network of education centres located in over 40 countries.... [-]

Kenya Nairobi
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Kangan Institute

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to coordinate and administer the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, ... [+]

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to coordinate and administer the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems including internetworking, security and e-business solutions.

Graduates may work as an independent information and communications technology specialist or as part of a team. The advanced diploma consists of 18 units and includes the Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology (076935).

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to coordinate and administer, as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team, the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems, including internetworking, security and e-business solutions.... [-]

Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
GITI - Geneva Information Technology Institute

A complete set of autonomous modules covering a logical and thorough theoretical and essentially practical studies from PC, Networks to Routing, Switching and Security. ... [+]

A complete set of autonomous modules covering a logical and thorough theoretical and essentially practical studies from PC, Networks to Routing, Switching, and Security.

The courses prepare for international certifications A+, Net+, Server+, Microsoft Certifications and CISCO CCNA .

PC Techniques Network Cabling TCP/IP Installing Server 2012 R2 Configuring Server and Clients Administring all services LAN Security Rooting & Switching MS Exchange Server VMware Introduction to Citrix [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
GITI - Geneva Information Technology Institute

We offer you a complete curriculum in MS Office, Programming and Web Design ... [+]

Do you wish to orientate your career towords Applications and Web Development ?

We offer you The complete curriculum - MS Office, Programming and Web Design One year training based on practical case studies

Content of the course

Module 1: Microsoft Office

The Computer and its environment OS and Windows environment Word Excel Access PowerPoint Internet and Web This module covers the syllabus of the ECDL Core certified training (7 Modules)

Module 2: Programming

Algorithms and logic for programming Programming in VB.Net level 1 & 2 Programming C++ level 1 & 2 Programming in Java SQL/MySQL. Module 3: Internet &am... [-]
Switzerland Geneva
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)

The Advanced Diploma in Information Technology course aims to equip students in all aspects of IT, but particularly focuses on computing and network systems, database sys ... [+]

The Advanced Diploma in Information Technology course aims to equip students in all aspects of IT, but particularly focuses on computing and network systems, database systems, web technologies and project management. Students can choose prescribed elective modules that will provide them with specialized skills to implement IT services and solutions for the business, digital media and computer technology industries. In addition, the course aims to develop students’ analytical and personal skills necessary to work in a specialized computing and management environment.

Methods of Assessment

Each module will be assessed through a combination of class presentations, discussions, assignments, project work and/or written examinations.... [-]

Singapore
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 12 months
Campus
Pacific College of Technology

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to plan, design, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) n ... [+]

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to plan, design, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) network as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team responsible for advanced ICT network security systems. The qualification has a high-level ICT technical base with appropriate security units and the ability to specialise in a number of areas, including voice, wireless, network infrastructure and sustainability.

Upon successful completion of all units in this course, students are eligible for the Advanced Diploma of Network Security-ICT60215. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

e-security specialist ICT security specialist IT security administrator IT security analyst IT security specialist systems/network administrator network security analyst network security specialist network security administrator senior network administrator systems security analyst ... [-]
Australia Sydney
January 2020
Full-time
52 weeks
Campus
Southern Cross Education Institute

This qualification provides high-level information and communications technology (ICT) to enable an individual to be effective in senior ICT roles within organisations. ... [+]

This qualification provides high-level information and communications technology (ICT), process improvement and business skills and knowledge to enable an individual to be effective in senior ICT roles within organisations. The qualification builds on a base core of management competencies, with specialist and general elective choices to suit particular ICT and business needs, especially in the areas of knowledge management and systems development.

Duration

49 Weeks

Entry Requirements:

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, participants would need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Advanced Diploma level; this can be demonstrated via the following:

Successful completion of Year 12 or the equivalent level of study or maturely aged entry. For further information, see PP02 ASSESSING STUDENT'S QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND ENGLISH PROFICIENCY. Minimum English level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. Learners originating from student visa assessment levels 1 and 2 without the required IELTS score can undertake SCEI’s English Proficiency Test. For information on student visa assessment levels, refer to Department of Immigration and Border Protection website. Applicant must be 18 years of age or above. Pre-requisites: ... [-]
Australia Melbourne Adelaide
January 2020
Full-time
49 weeks
Campus
University of Johannesburg

The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to develop software solutions to solve business problems efficiently using the late ... [+]

The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to develop software solutions to solve business problems efficiently using the latest technologies. It produces the diplomat with the theoretical and practical skills set to apply the latest technologies and tools when developing an optimal software solution for a business.

Admission requirements

Any appropriate Bachelor’s degree or 3 year Diploma in Information Technology, with at least one year of software development experience. Applicants need an average of 60% during their final year of study.

Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
February 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Sault College

The three-year Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation program provides you with the basic knowledge of electricity and electronics. ... [+]

Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation (4029) 3 Years - 6 Semesters Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Graduates of the Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation diploma program are now able to transfer to Lake Superior State University into the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology degree program. For more information about this exciting opportunity please visit the University Pathways page on the Sault College website.

The three-year Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation program provides you with the basic knowledge of electricity and electronics. As a student, you will learn to apply related subjects such as computer technology, industrial electronics, instrumentation, electrical machines, robotics, power electronics, and automated control systems. As a graduate, you will be able to approach industrial electrical and electronic systems from the viewpoint of analysis, technical evaluation, design, and development. This program concentrates on the in-depth study of electrical and electronic principles as they apply to the automated systems using programmable logic controllers. Thru-way programs offer diplomas at the completion of Year 2 and have additional year of study when there is sufficient enrolment.... [-]

Canada Sault Ste. Marie
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Centennial College

The program, which falls under the School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science umbrella, prides itself on offering an ideal balance between hands-on experience a ... [+]

The program, which falls under the School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science umbrella, prides itself on offering an ideal balance between hands-on experience and theory. As such, to develop a solid foundation in network design and testing as well as project management, you will learn using state-of-the-art testing and measurement equipment in purpose-built labs. Hands-on activities will include delving inside PC hardware and learn the intricacies of operating systems; exploring current computer systems and networks technology; and assembling and maintaining systems that will empower users in creative, business and communication activities. Among the specific areas in which you will develop technical expertise will be:... [-]

Canada Toronto
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Centennial College

Centennial College's Game – Programming offering sees you graduate with an advanced diploma and the know how to launch a career in the game software industry. ... [+]

Centennial College's Game – Programming offering sees you graduate with an advanced diploma and the know how to launch a career in the game software industry.

Whether you love the classics or today's technologically advanced games, this interactive gaming program's courses have you participate in various phases of game development, such as:

Game design Three-dimensional graphics programming Simulation design Multiplayer online game programming

This advanced diploma technology program also puts a focus on object-oriented software design methodologies and user-oriented interface design, software testing and QA, C#, Java, advanced graphics, Web game programming, HTML5/JavaScript, Unity3D, mobile application development, game and simulation design and more.... [-]

Canada Toronto
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus