Computer Systems Technician - Software Support (Mississauga Campus - International Only) - 676

Ontario College Diploma
Two years
From web apps to systems analysis and database design, learn to troubleshoot and develop software applications.
Overview

Program Highlights

  • An excellent introduction to software development and supporting software applications, this program covers key topics including a variety of programming languages, web application development, systems analysis, database design, quality assurance testing, technical writing, and communication skills.

What you'll learn

  • Gain experience and knowledge with a broad range of experience in software application development, database management systems and development tools.
  • Explore:
    • Web languages including HTML, JavaScript (Ajax, JSON), PHP and ASP.NET
    • Programming languages including Python, Java and C#
    • Database architecture using MySQL
    • Tools and frameworks including IntelliJ, Visual Studio and MVC
    • Project planning
    • Technical writing and presentations
    • Systems/business analysis

Before you begin first semester in the Computer Science and Information Technology department you can visit our New CSAIT Students page to learn about software you can install and tutorials to help you hit the ground running.

Program Length

2 academic years (4 academics semesters)

Admission

  • OSSD or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) including:
    • Grade 12 English, C or U or equivalent
    • Grade 12 Mathematics, MAP4C ≥ 60%; or MCT4C; or any U or equivalent
  • A working knowledge in computers and desktop applications is required for success in this program

Options are available for mature applicants.

Language Requirements for International Students:

  • See below for accepted equivalents for Grade 12 English:

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English. Options are available for mature applicants.

Tuition and Fees

2021 - 2022 International Tuition and Fees

  Semester 1 Semester 2
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fee $8,095.00 $8,095.00
Co-op Fees $326.39 $366.20
Program Compulsory Fees $0.00 $0.00
International Tax Recovery $450.00 $375.00
Total International Per Semester $8,871.39 $8,836.20
Total 1st Year Fees $17,707.59

If you pay by wire transfer, please note your bank might charge you a fee to transfer money. Make sure your transfer includes the Mohawk payment and the wire transfer fee. This applies to each wire transfer payment you make.

Additional Information

Course Overview & Descriptions

Click on the course title for a course description.

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Career Opportunities

Your future career options

  • Business Systems Support Specialist
  • Programmer/Web Developer
  • Database Support Specialist
  • Technical Writer
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • User Training Specialist

Where you could work includes

  • Technical and Information Services
  • Professional Business and Financial Services
  • Health Care Services
  • Manufacturing Services
  • Government and Education Services

Additional Information

Students are required to purchase a 1TB USB-powered Hard Drive

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