In the age of information technology, the economy needs a pool of professionals who are competent in integrating both their core discipline with IT.
This Diploma-plus programme will prepare students to handle projects with substantial computing and programming requirements, especially in the Internet. It will also stand them in good stead should they enter university, undertake R&D work and when they embark on their careers.
The proposed Certificate course is designed to provide engineering and business students with:
a broad understanding of programming skills;
a knowledge to apply the programming skills in software applications; and
a framework to design business logic for the Internet application development and database system.