• National Number: 0861 666 231

Course Code: 48872

The field of Systems Development, or Programming as our students have affectionately named it over the years, is all about learning to write a computer programming language or “code”, to create things like computer programs, websites, apps and databases.


This 1 year course is aimed at learners who have passed Matric with the minimum requirements to be accepted for a Higher Certificate programme, and who wish to qualify with basic programming skills in both database development and application development. Earning this qualification will qualify the learner for jobs such as a Junior Developer.*

Course Benefits

  • Internationally Recognized
  • Practical classes
  • Average starting salary of R8000 - R11000 pm (Payscale)
  • Course cost includes all digital textbooks, tablet PC, international exams*


  • National Certificate: Information Technology, Systems Development, SAQA 48872, NQF 5, 131 credits
  • MCSA SQL Server
  • MCSA Universal Windows Platform
This course is instructor led and attended full time on the Campus of your choice.


Module Number Module Name Module Description
001 Computer Fundamentals The aim of this module is to teach the basic administrative programmes used in an everyday office environment.
010 Programming Fundamentals This module aims to introduce learners to basic programming languages, concepts, platforms, and testing of code.
012 Database Development This module aims to teach learners what databases are, why they are required, querying, administering and implementing them in a business.
013 Application Development This module teaches learners the programming language of C#, which is a widely used code for application development.
007 Business Skills This module will give the learners an understanding of types of businesses, entrepreneurship, organisational procedures and business plans.


  • Matric pass with Higher Certificate entry

Online Application

Click “APPLY NOW” below to Apply for acceptance into this course via our online process. Once we have received your application, we will contact you very soon for an acceptance interview.

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  • All textbooks
  • Tablet PC
  • Lab Use
  • Software Use
  • International Exam Vouchers
  • Exam Prep


  • R850 (once off)
  • Completed Registration Form
  • Copy of Account Payers ID
  • Copy of Students ID


  • 1 year, with optional Specialization in year 2 (at additional cost)

Course Fee

  • R56 900.00
** We do offer payment plans, such as paying the fees off monthly or a year at a time. Please contact your campus for payment plans, as it differs per campus.