Diploma in Information Technology

The aim is to provide knowledge and Technical competence in Informatics and the field of Information Technology (IT) or to the student who wants to pursue further studies in computing fields.

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Programme Availability
Centre for Information and Communication Technologies
Level of Study
Diploma Programme
Mode of Study
Full Time & Part Time
Programme Duration
2 Years

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE. 

SEMESTER 1

COURSE ANTE    COURSE TITLE    
                        
CORE COURSES                    
MTH 0100    Basic Mathematics                    
DIT 0100    Computer Applications                    

DIT 0101    Introduction to Information Technology (IT)                    
DIT 0102    Computer Assembling and Troubleshooting                    
COM 0100    Communication skills                    
                    
                    
ELECTIVE COURSES                    

DIT 0103    
Information search and retrieval                    

DIT 0104    Professional Skills for IT Practitioners                    
                    
                    
SEMESTER 2

COURSE ANTE    COURSE TITLE    

                        
CORE COURSES                    
DIT 0105    Computer Architecture                    

DIT 0106    
Computer Networking                    
DIT0107    Database Fundamentals                    
DIT 0108    Computer Graphics                    

DIT 0109    Introduction to Computer Programming                    
                    
                    
ELECTIVE COURSES                    

DIT 0120    
Computer  Maintenance and Repair                    

DIT 0121    Management of Information systems (MIS)                    


SEMESTER 3

COURSE ANTE    COURSE TITLE    
                        
CORE COURSES                    

DIT 0210    Introduction to Data Structure and Algorithm                    

DIT 0211    
Web design and Programming                    

DIT 0212    Database design and Implementation                    

DIT 0213    Network Administration                    

DIT 0214    Project management and Research method                    

DIT 0215    
Operating System                    
ELECTIVE COURSES
DIT 0216    Computerized Accounting                    
DIT 0217    Introduction to Electronic Commerce                    

MTH 0200    
Statistics                    

SEMESTER 4

COURSE ANTE    COURSE TITLE    
                        
CORE COURSES

DIT 0218    Introductory to Object-Oriented Programming                    
DIT 0219    Management to Database Systems                    

DIT 0220    
Fundamentals of Multimedia                    

DIT 0221    
Systems Analysis and Design                    
TOTAL (CORE)                    
                    
ELECTIVE COURSES                    
DIT 0222    Testing and Quality Assurance in ICT                    
IE 0200    Introduction to Entrepreneurship                    
DIT  0223    Computer Project                    

Admission for the Diploma in Information Technology  requires One principal pass or two passes at A- level certificate in one of the following subjects, Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Science and Practice of Agriculture, Geography, Economics and Commerce OR Certificate in information technology, engineering or other relevant disciplines. Pass in mathematics shall be required in either at O-level certificate or in Certificate courses

Tshs 900,000 per year

  1. Applicants should apply directly to SUA using the online admission system “Application for Admission” button at www.suanet.ac.tz. (See guide for online application below) or physically submit the forms to the admission office (Room No. 223 and 224 in the Administration Block). 
     
  2. Applications to all programs must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of ten thousand Tanzania shillings (10,000/=) only.
     
  3. Payment can be made through M-pesa, Tigo pesa, Airtel money, Halopesa, Master card, Visa card. Instructions on these modes of payment are contained in the application form during the application process.
     
  4. Application fee cqan also be paid at CRDB bank, Sim-banking, Fahari Huduma, using the invoice number generated at preliminary registration during online application. Detailed instructions on how to effect payment are provided on the application panel.
     
  5. Some instructions, including the Invoice number are sent to your e-mail after filling the first application page.
     
  6. Applications must be accompanied (uploaded at application) by genuine copies of relevant certificates and a passport size photograph. Applications without photocopies of certificates will not be considered
     
  7. Applicants with foreign secondary school certificates should arrange with the National Examinations Council (NECTA) for equivalence translation before lodging their applications.
     
  8. Applicants should meet the minimum stated qualifications; otherwise such application will not be processed.
     
  9. Application Deadline for 2017/2018 Application = 30th August, 2017

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The office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics),
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P. O. Box 3000,
MOROGORO.


Inquiries should be sent to:-
Admission Help desk
Directorate of Undergraduate Studies,
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P.O. Box 3000, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro

Telephone No: 0765997885 OR 0692762372

Email: admission@suanet.ac.tz

 

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