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Computer Science

A course refers to a specialized study program. It usually takes place on campus but can be delivered online. Courses are popular for people who want to get specific knowledge in one subject.

There are several fields that make up the broader field of computer science. One of these fields is the computational complexity theory, which can be very abstract. Other fields, such as computer graphics, deal more with concrete and hands-on visuals.  

 

Africa is a continent of 53 independent countries and a rich mix of native peoples, cultures, economies and history. Africa is the second largest continent in the world.

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Course in Computer User - Advanced ICDL Excel

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Excel Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification. [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL ExcelCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Excel Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.Entry Requirements

ICDL CORE (all modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Advanced Excel is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Advanced Excel module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Advanced Excel module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this area and learners who successfully complete the Advanced Excel module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


Course in IT - Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Support Technician (70-685)

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 46 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in IT Support - Short Programme Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Support Technician (70-685)CertificationOn successful completion of the programme and if the learner is found competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained. Upon successful completion of the optional International MCITP exam, the learner will receive a Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Support Technician Certificate for international recognition.Entry Requirements

English and Mathematics at NQF level 4/Grade 12 or equivalent Approved CAT exemption Basic knowledge of computer components (keyboard, mouse, etc.) ... [-]

Course in IT Programming - Skills Program in Internet and Web Design

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 42 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the program, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the

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Course in IT Programming - Skills Programme in Internet and Web DesignCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained. •Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Certificate.Entry Requirements

Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 4/Grade 12 or equivalent Ability to use a personal computer competently ... [-]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in PowerPoint Presentation

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 38 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, learners will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in PowerPoint PresentationCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, learners will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained.Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS).Entry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing Approved CAT exemption (Grade 11) ... [-]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL Access

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Access certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL AccessCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced Access certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.Entry Requirements

ICDL CORE (all modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Advanced Access is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Advanced Access module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Advanced Access module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this respective area and learners who successfully complete the Advanced Access module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


ICB Programme in Computerised Bookkeeping

Open Learning Group
Campus Full time 3 months February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

This programme covers basic computer skills including MS Office (MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint) and Pastel Partner. Students should be reasonably acquainted with MS Office prior to commencing this programme. [+]

This programme covers basic computer skills including MS Office (MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint) and Pastel Partner. Students should be reasonably acquainted with MS Office prior to commencing this programme.

Curriculum Introduction to computing, Window, Email and Internet Installation and registration of Pastel Partner V14 Pastel language and navigation Creating and setting up a company in Pastel Partner V14 Create and maintain general ledger accounts Create and maintain supplier accounts Create and maintain customer accounts Create and maintain inventory items Take on balances and journals Supplier processing Customer processing Cash book, petty cash and journal processing Month-end procedures Year-end procedures ... [-]

HTML5/CSS3 & Responsive - Part-time Course

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts
Campus Part time 5 weeks South Africa Cape Town

In this 5 week course, students will learn the principles of Responsive Design. The course begins with a contextual introduction of new HTML5 semantic elements, moving on to CSS3 Properties, Advanced Selectors and the ever so important Media Queries. In order to understand the fundamental concepts behind Responsive Design students will create their own CSS3 grid-framework... [+]

HTML5/CSS3 & Responsive

As the amount of mobile devices increase exponentially each year in all shapes and formats, the web is drastically trying to keep up. In the past, web developers have had to create completely new designs in order to optimise the web experience on mobile platforms. In 2012, the concept of Responsive Web Design or Responsive Architecture was released to combat this ever growing scenario. Now, with the aid of more semantic coding practices in HTML5 and more powerful layout and styling capabilities in CSS3, mobile first designs have become one of the most popular and in-demand skills in the front-end development world.

In this 5 week course, students will learn the principles of Responsive Design. The course begins with a contextual introduction of new HTML5 semantic elements, moving on to CSS3 Properties, Advanced Selectors and the ever so important Media Queries. In order to understand the fundamental concepts behind Responsive Design students will create their own CSS3 grid-framework.... [-]


Course: Authoring ePub - Online Program

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts
Online Part time South Africa Cape Town

This course is intended for print designers desiring additional skills in editing ePUB files by accessing and tweaking the XHTML and CSS components of an ePUB file in order to have full control of the text flow, image display and general appearance of eBooks across a range of supported readers and mobile devices... [+]

Authoring ePub

This course is intended for print designers desiring additional skills in editing ePUB files by accessing and tweaking the XHTML and CSS components of an ePUB file in order to have full control of the text flow, image display and general appearance of eBooks across a range of supported readers and mobile devices.

About the Course

This course focuses on how to finish an EPUB document created in Adobe InDesign. While the latest version of InDesign is a great tool for creating EPUB e-books, there are still some aspects of EPUB creation that cannot be done in InDesign. To fine-tune an EPUB and make it look and work exactly as needed, it is necessary to edit that EPUB using the text-editing software. This course covers the skills needed to create a well crafted and valid EPUB e-book.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Computer Skills in Office and Windows

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 36 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Computer Skills for Office and Windows Certificate [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Computer Skills in Office and WindowsCertificationUpon successful completion, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Computer Skills for Office and Windows CertificateEntry Requirements

English and Mathematics at Grade 10 or equivalent No Computer skills required

Course DurationThe programme duration is 36 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis short programme is designed for learners who have little or no computer literacy. Upon successful completion of this programme a learner will have a solid foundation of computer components and their functions as well as knowledge of a Microsoft environment.... [-]


Course in IT Networking - Introduction to System Analysis

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 141 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the programme and if the learner if found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in IT Networking - Skills Programme in Introduction to System AnalysisCertificationOn successful completion of the programme and if the learner if found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the outcomes covered together with the credits obtained.Entry Requirements

Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Ability to use a personal computer competently Competence in the unit standard, "Participate in formal meetings", NQF Level 2 (ID 14911), as Completed in the learning programme Approved CAT exemption (Grade 12) ... [-]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in Database

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 49 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

The programme duration is 49 hours and the tuition is face-to-face based on the NQF notional hours. This excludes time to complete assessments, do research and self-study. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays. [+]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in DatabaseEntry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing Approved CAT exception (Grade 11)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 49 hours and the tuition is face-to-face based on the NQF notional hours. This excludes time to complete assessments, do research and self-study. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe Skills Programme in Database will introduce the learner to the powerful features of an electronic office. It is designed for learners with some knowledge of computers who wish to learn about the fundamental aspects of the popular Microsoft Office Standard software packages. Database module gives learners the opportunity to obtain skills in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. This Skills Programme is part of an MICT SETA accredited full qualification: National Certificate in End User Computing, SAQA ID 61591, Level 3, 130 credits.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL Powerpoint

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 16 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced PowerPoint Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert [+]

Course in Computer User - Short Programme in Advanced ICDL PowerpointCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, Damelin will apply on the learner’s behalf for the ICDL Advanced PowerPoint Certificate from ICDL South Africa. Learners who choose to complete all four advanced modules are awarded with the new ICDL Expert certification, signifying expert-level ICDL competence. The ICDL Certificate is an internationally recognised qualification.

Entry Requirements

ICDL CORE (All modules)

Course DurationThe programme duration is 16 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroICDL Advanced PowerPoint is a higher-level programme designed for those who have successfully completed the ICDL Core level and wish to further enhance their computer proficiency. The ICDL Advanced PowerPoint module gives learners the opportunity to become experts in the use of this application, acquiring a set of skills over and above the routine features of the software. The Advanced PowerPoint module has been designed as a stand-alone certificate in this respective area and learners who successfully complete the Advanced PowerPoint module will be certified as advanced users in this application.... [-]


Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in Database

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 49 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the [+]

Course in Computer User - Skills Programme in DatabaseCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be “Competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained.Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certificate.Entry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF level 2/Grade 10 or equivalent Relevant experience would be an advantage especially in NQF level 1 End User computing Approved CAT exception (Grade11) ... [-]

Course in IT Programming - Introduction to Computer Programming

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 87 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

On successful completion of the program, and if the learner is found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the

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Course in IT Programming - Skills Program in Introduction to Computer ProgrammingCertificationOn successful completion of the program, and if the learner is found to be competent in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin letter of results outlining the outcomes covered, and Damelin will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the outcomes covered together with the credits obtained.Entry Requirements

Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 3/Grade 11 or equivalent Ability to use a personal computer competently Competence in the unit standard, "Participate in formal meetings," NQF Level 2 (ID 14911), as Completed in the learning program Approved CAT exemption (Grade 12) ... [-]

Course: Adobe Illustrator Essentials - Online Program

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts
Online Part time South Africa Cape Town

Adobe Illustrator is a powerful and versatile tool for creating illus­trations for Print and Web. By tapping into the power of this vector based program, you can create detailed and scalable art for almost any applica­tion.

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Adobe Illustrator Essentials

Adobe Illustrator is a powerful and versatile tool for creating illus­trations for Print and Web. By tapping into the power of this vector based program, you can create detailed and scalable art for almost any applica­tion. You will learn to work with important menus, tools, and palettes, explore selection tools, drawing tools, layers, the pen tool (a lesson unto itself) as well as learn transformations, distortions, type tools, and modifying paths and shapes. Master this challenging and rewarding vector program, giving yourself illustration wings.

Description

In this course, you will build a solid foundation in Adobe Illustrator. You will start with a tour of important menus, tools, and palettes, then explore selection tools, drawing tools, layers, the pen tool (a lesson unto itself) as well as transformations/distortions, type tools, and modifying paths and shapes. You’ll never call Illustrator help again. Practical projects and exercises make this course a must! You will be amazed how quickly you will begin to master this challenging but rewarding vector program.... [-]