Diploma in Information & Communication Technology

Diploma Information & Communication Technology


This is an undergraduate degree programme with a variation of practical and theoretical courses. As a requirement towards partial fulfillment for the award of the degree, the students will complete a research project to demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills acquired throughout the tuition. Furthermore, all students will complete a mini project during the second year as a requirement. It is a 2-year face-to-face multiple entry and multiple exit programme. The students enter the programme at Year 1 (Level 1).

Entry Requirements

This programme admits generic students with a Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) or its equivalent obtained in not more than two sittings with at least Six (6) credits including English, Mathematics/Additional Mathematics, Biology, Physical Science/General Science/(Physics and Chemistry) and any two science related subjects.

Mode of Delivery

The mode of delivery is face to face but on weekend basis.*

Curriculum Framework

First Year

End User Computing, Introduction to Programming with C, Computer and Communication Technology, Communication Skills I, Pre-calculus, Calculus, Communication Skills II, PC Management and Maintenance, Computer Architecture and Organisation, Multimedia

Second Year

Introduction to Statistical Analysis,Operating Systems, Programming in Java, Computer Networks I, Web Design, Multivariate Calculus, Databases, Human-Computer Interaction, Systems Analysis and Design, Group Projects

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