Programs

Information & Communication Tech (A.A)

 

 

Associate of Sciences – Information and Communication Technology

Aims to give students the opportunity to explore a broad range of aspects of ICT, and to graduate them with knowledge and skills in a variety of key areas of ICT for a lifelong career. The degree offers units across the complete spectrum of ICT, ranging from non-technical areas such as the nature of information and organisational needs for ICT, through the hardware, software, network and creative technologies which are used to satisfy these needs, to the communication, design, and development skills needed to create, and implement ICT components.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Candidate MUST have Five (5) subjects at CXC General Proficiency including Mathematics, English and Information Technology.


 

 

 

 


General Education Requirements

Communication Studies Caribbean Studies Integrated Maths
COMM1001 Module 1 - Gathering and Processing Information
COMM1002 Module 2 - Language and Community
COMM1003 Module 3 - Speaking and Writing
CCST1181 Module 1 - Caribbean Society and Culture
CCST1182 Module 2 - Issues in Caribbean Development
CCST1183 Module 3 - Investigating Issues in the Caribbean
CMTH1331 Module 1 - Foundations of Mathematics
CMTH1332 Module 2 - Statistics
CMTH1333 Module 3 - Calculus


Core Courses
Computer Science Unit 1
COMP1051 Module 1 - Computer Architecture and Organisation
COMP1052 Module 2 – Problem-Solving with Computers
COMP1053 Module 3 - Programming

Computer Science Unit 2
COMP2051 Module 1 - Data Structures
COMP2052 Module 2 - Software Engineering
COMP2053 Module 3 - Operating Systems and Computer Networks

Information Technology Unit 1
IFTH1201 Module 1 - Fundamentals of Information Technology
IFTH1202 Module 2 - Information Technology Systems
IFTH1203 Module 3 - Information and Problem-Solving

Information Technology Unit 2
IFTH2201 Module 1 - Information Management
IFTH2202 Module 2 - Use of Information Technology Tools
IFTH2203 Module 3 - Social, Organizational and Personal Issues


Electives
Choose one or two Units from any other CAPE® syllabus

 

 
CAPE Subjects Prerequisites or Entry Requirements
Accounting
Applied Mathematics
Art & Design
Biology
Chemistry
Caribbean Studies
Communication Studies
Computer Science
Digital Media
Economics
Environmental Science
Entrepreneurship
French
Geography
History
Information Technology
Integrated Mathematics
Law
Literatures in English
Management of Business
Physic
Pure Mathematics
Sociology
Spanish
Tourism
Principles of Accounts
Mathematics
Visual Arts or Clothing & Textiles, or Technical Drawing, or Information Technology, or Woodwork
Biology, Chemistry
Chemistry, Mathematics
None
None
Information Technology , Mathematics
None but Information Technology and Visual Arts are assets
None but Economics and Mathematics are assets
Geography, Integrated Science or Chemistry or Physics or Biology
None but English A is an asset
French but English B is an asset
Geography
History
Information Technology
Mathematics
History or English B
English A, English B
Principles of Accounts is an asset
Physics, Mathematics
Mathematics
History or Social Studies or Geography
Spanish but English B is an asset
None but English A is an asset