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Technology Studies

In the world of technology, the only constant is change. Whether you work in the public or private sector, staying on top of the latest developments in technology is essential. Information technology professionals must regularly update their skills and knowledge base, not just by reading industry periodicals and joining professional organizations, but also by taking technology courses throughout their career.

Courses in various aspects of technology studies can be found at educational institutions all over the world, so students have the choice of studying in their home country or pursuing an international study experience. Many courses are presented online, while others are hosted in a classroom. Some courses lead to a certificate at their completion, which can give you an advantage when looking for a job; other short courses are designed to simply bring students up to date on a particular technology topic. Depending on the nature of the course, they can be as short as a couple of days, or even as long as months.

Whether you are just starting out in your career, or are seeking advancement, taking technology courses can give you the competitive edge you need to achieve your goals. Keeping up with recent developments in software, operating systems, networking, and hardware is simple when you have the right education. Scroll through the options below and choose the technology course that works for you!

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Data Science Course

General Assembly
Campus Part time 10 weeks March 2018 USA Kips Bay Atlanta Austin Boston Chicago Dallas Denver Los Angeles Santa Monica Irvine Manhattanville Providence San Francisco San Jose Seattle Washington DC Arlington United Kingdom London Hong Kong Singapore Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney USA Online + 25 more

Master the basics of machine learning to forecast what's next: predict patterns from large datasets using Python. [+]

Skills & Tools

Use Python to mine datasets and predict patterns.

Production Standard

Build statistical models — regression and classification — that generate usable information from raw data.

The Big Picture

Master the basics of machine learning and harness the power of data to forecast what’s next.

Meet Your Support Team

Our educational excellence is a community effort. When you learn at GA, you can always rely on an in-house team of experts to provide guidance and support, whenever you need it.

Instructors

Learn industry-grade frameworks, tools, vocabulary, and best practices from a teacher whose daily work involves using them expertly.

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International Winter School : IOT

EPITECH
Campus Full time 2 weeks January 2019 France Paris Bordeaux Lille Lyon Marseille Montpellier Nancy Nantes Nice Rennes Strasbourg Toulouse + 11 more

From January 22 to February 2, 2018 Week 1: Embedded programming and prototyping Week 2: Project Ideation and Bootstrap [+]

From January 22nd to February 2rd, 2018

WEEK 1: Embedded programming and prototyping

January 22 nd to 26th, 2018

2 days of embedded programming courses and 2 days of lab work on how to prototype basic projects. Students will interact with IOT prototyping devices, 3D printing and learn how to use different components for their projects (motion sensors, camera, wifi, Bluetooth, NFC, etc…). 1 day of Ideation / off-campus activity

WEEK 2: Project Ideation and Bootstrap

January 29th to February 2nd, 2018

With the help of the Epitech Innovation Hub, IOT professionals and Epitech instructors, students will have to challenge themselves and make a working prototype of the connected object of their choice! Previous year projects include autonomous plant watering systems, an automatic barman, an automatic remote controlled car, and much more! Several cultural activities and company visits will be included in the program. Below are some examples: - French language and culture - Visit of Eiffel Tower - Visit of Palace of Versailles - Visit to start-ups and accelerators - Disneyland This list is tentative. The final list of activities will be communicated to the students upon their arrival.... [-]


EC-Council Certified Security Analyst

EC Council
Online Full time 5 days Open Enrollment USA Tampa

The ECSA penetration testing course provides you with a real world hands-on penetration testing experience and is a globally accepted hacking and penetration testing class available that covers the testing of modern infrastructures, operating systems and application environments while teaching the students how to document and write a penetration testing report. [+]

About The Course

The ECSA penetration testing certification is a security credential like no other!

The ECSA penetration testing course provides you with a real-world hands-on penetration testing experience and is a globally accepted hacking and penetration testing class available that covers the testing of modern infrastructures, operating systems and application environments while teaching the students how to document and write a penetration testing report.

About the Program

The ECSA pentest program takes the tools and techniques you learned in the Certified Ethical Hacker course (CEH) and elevates your ability into full exploitation by teaching you how to apply the skills learned in the CEH by utilizing EC-Council’s published penetration testing methodology... [-]


Integrating Technology into Youth Settings

Matsh Youth Development
Campus 3 days September 2018 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

In this program, you will explore current uses of technology by youth and how that engagement influences their own development and the world around them. You will also identify the opportunities and dangers that are associated with new technologies. Participants will demonstrate how new technologies can be designed and incorporated into youth programming to promote positive youth development. [+]

In this program, you will explore current uses of technology by youth and how that engagement influences their own development and the world around them. You will also identify the opportunities and dangers that are associated with new technologies. Participants will demonstrate how new technologies can be designed and incorporated into youth programming to promote positive youth development.

Outcomes

When you successfully complete this program, you should be able to:

Explain how the type and extent of youth usage of technology affect tier development. Identify the risks and benefits of technology to youth programs and create a plan for technology use in their programs. Describe the various models that are used to structure technology-based interventions for youth. Apply one of these models to a practical situation in a youth-relevant setting. Demonstrate the ability to design an activity or intervention that incorporates technology to promote positive youth development. Who should attend Youth workers in government departments, corporates, and NGOs. Young leaders. Student activities coordinators. School and University teachers. [-]

University Preparatory Program

Columbia International College
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Hamilton

Columbia’s pre-university (Grade 12) program prepares students for admission to universities in Canada, the United States, New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom. [+]

Columbia’s pre-university (Grade 12) program prepares students for admission to universities in Canada, the United States, New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom.

Students now studying in Form 5, Sec. 4, or ‘O’ Level are eligible to apply to the 6-month program (January or Mid-May intake) and will complete the six courses required to enter university. Senior Middle 2 students are eligible to apply for a minimum 10-month program (August intake). This allows students to complete eight credits and graduate with an Ontario secondary school diploma (OSSD).

To Study Compulsory Courses Additional Courses ARCHITECTURE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus & Vectors 4. Physics + 2 other courses (Portfolio or Graphic Work may also be required) ARTS OR HUMANITIES 1. English + 5 other courses BUSINESS/COMMERCE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus Vectors + 3 other courses COMPUTER SCIENCE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus Vectors + 3 other courses (1 of these must be a Science course) ENGINEERING 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus Vectors   4. Physics 5. Chemistry + 1 other course HOTEL AND FOOD MANAGEMENT 1. English 2. Advanced Functions or Calculus + 4 other courses SCIENCE 1. English 2. Advanced Functions 3. Calculus and Vectors + 3 other courses (1 of these must be a Science course) SOCIAL STUDIES 1. English + 5 other courses (Some programs require 1 or 2 Pre-U Math Courses) GRAPHIC DESIGN 1. English + 5 other courses (Portfolio or Graphic Work may also be required.) Maximizing... [-]

Diploma of Information Technology Networking

Jabin Hopkins Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 Australia Adelaide

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration. [+]

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration.

Course Requirements

Competency in 16 units must be obtained for Diploma of Information Technology Networking qualification. JHIT offers the following 16 highly sought after units as a part of this qualification.

ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment ICTNWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches ICTNWK506 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network ICTICT511 Match IT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements ICTNWK531 Configure an internet gateway ICTNWK511 Manage network security ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server ICTNWK504 Design and implement an integrated server solution ICTNWK525 Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment ICTNWK535 Install an enterprise virtual computing environment ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment ... [-]

Undergraduate Pathway in Computer Science/Computer Engineering

University of South Florida
Campus Full time 1 - 3 semesters May 2018 USA Tampa

Leads to Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Information Technology from the University of South Florida. [+]

Do you want to study for an undergraduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

INTO USF Undergraduate Pathway program will prepare you to enter the second year of University of South Florida's competitive undergraduate degree program in Computer Science /Computer Engineering.... [-]


Professional Computing Courses: Cisco CCNA

STC Higher Education
Campus Part time 8 - 9 months February 2018 Malta Pembroke

As the Cisco regional academy for Malta, STC Higher Education has been providing CCNA courses locally since 2003. Earning a Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching Certification is the best way for you to prepare for a successful career in networking. [+]

Professional Computing Courses Cisco CCNA About

As the Cisco regional academy for Malta, STC Higher Education has been providing CCNA courses locally since 2003.

Earning a Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching Certification is the best way for you to prepare for a successful career in networking.

As Enterprises migrate toward controller-based architectures, the role and skills required of a core network engineer are evolving and more vital than ever. To prepare for this network transition, the CCNA Routing and Switching certification will not only prepare you with the knowledge of foundational technologies but ensure you stay relevant with skill sets needed for the adoption of next generation technologies.... [-]


Undergraduate Pathway in Computer Science

Marshall University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters May 2018 USA Huntington

Leads to a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science at Marshall University [+]

Do you want to study for an undergraduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through a curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

INTO Marshall Undergraduate Pathway program will prepare you to enter the second year of Marshall University's competitive undergraduate degree program in computer science.... [-]


Back-End Engineering

Turing School of Software and Design
Campus September 2018 USA Denver

Moving from the basics of object-oriented programming and data structures to building database-backed web applications in Sinatra and Ruby on Rails, our Back-End Engineering program provides the fundamental skills to launch your career in software development. [+]

Moving from the basics of object-oriented programming and data structures to building database-backed web applications in Sinatra and Ruby on Rails, our Back-End Engineering program provides the fundamental skills to launch your career in software development.

The seven-month program includes:

Object-Oriented Programming with Ruby Web Applications with Ruby Professional Rails Applications Client-Side Development with JavaScript Object-Oriented Programming with Ruby Overview

In module 1, students learn how to solve problems using Object-Oriented programming. To do so, they build data structures and build command-line applications using the Ruby programming language. By the end of this module, students should be able to take a complex problem, create an algorithm to solve it and feel comfortable test-driving their implementation.... [-]


Undergraduate Pathway in Computer Science

Oregon State University
Campus Full time 9 - 12 months March 2018 USA Corvallis

Leads to the second year of the pre-computer science major. At the end of the second year of study, qualified students may compete for admission to the upper division (pro-school) of the computer science degree program.

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Do you want to study for an undergraduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout your program.

INTO OSU Undergraduate Pathway program will prepare you to enter the second year of Oregon State University's competitive undergraduate degree program in computer science.

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TECHNOLOGY AND THE STAGE

The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin.
Campus Full time 2 days March 2018 Ireland Dublin

A two day workshop covering the principles and practices in lighting a small theatre production including rigging and focusing theatre lanterns, the use of special effects, programming the operating desk and the operation of follow spots. [+]

A two day workshop covering the principles and practices in lighting a small theatre production including rigging and focusing theatre lanterns, the use of special effects, programming the operating desk and the operation of follow spots. The course will include practical sessions as well as presentations from the tutor. Day two will focus on sound design covering what sound is and how it can be managed, systems and equipment and how to use them, troubleshooting and the basics involved in setting up the sound for a small theatre production.

Cancellation Policy

The full course fee is payable as acceptance of an offer of a place on the course.

In the event of cancellation more than two months prior to the course start date, a sum of €100 will be retained to cover administration costs. In the event of a cancellation less than two months prior to the course start date, the sum of €250 will be retained. A withdrawal less than one month before the course start date will result in the forfeiture of the entire fee. Application Requirements Fluency in the English language is essential. A commitment to punctuality, discipline and preparation is required from every participant. Information on what to wear etc. will be sent to successful applicants once they have been accepted onto the course. [-]

Graduate Pathway in Computer and Information Science

Saint Louis University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters May 2018 USA Saint Louis

This Pathway program leads to a master's degree in Computer and Information Science. [+]

Do you want to study for a graduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to a graduate degree program through curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

Students who successfully complete an INTO SLU 2-Semester and 1-Semester Graduate Pathway program in computer and information science are assured progression to a SLU graduate degree program upon submission of additional required application materials.... [-]


International Year One in Computing

Glasgow Caledonian University
Campus Full time 9 - 15 months June 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow

Equivalent to the first year of a Scottish degree leading directly into year two of an undergraduate degree in computing at Glasgow Caledonian University. This programme was previously known as the International Foundation in Computing. [+]

Equivalent to the first year of a Scottish degree, the International Year One in Computing leads you directly into year two of a number of specialist degrees such as computer games, digital design and more. This programme was previously called an International Foundation in Computing.

Why apply for the International Year One programme? guaranteed university placement for all successful students equivalent to a first year Scottish undergraduate degree programme direct entry to the second year of undergraduate study full university status

There are three course options available:

International Year One (3 terms) - this is the standard option Extended International Year One (4 terms) - this option features an additional term of English at the beginning for extra language support Extended International Year One (5 terms) - this option features two additional terms of English at the beginning for extra language support Where will it take me? ... [-]

Data Science for non-Data Scientists

International Management Forum Academy
Campus Full time 5 days March 2018 Netherlands Eindhoven

This unique 5-day training will teach business users how to explore, analyze and visualize (their) business data with powerful self-service tools [+]

Data Science for non-Data Scientists – mode of study Option 1: 5-day public training Option 2: In-company training Data Science for non-Data Scientists – why?

Data Analytics has become critical for many business decision makers. With new, powerful and affordable tools available on the market, more and more business people are finding they are empowered to do something intelligent with their data. As a result, many businesses already have a number of valuable super users. Their hybrid role bridges the gap between the high level, technical Data Scientist and the more business-oriented data discovery analyst.

In this unique 5-day training you gain the expertise and skills to perform some of the analytic functions that have been traditionally reserved for Data Scientists.... [-]