Information technology is a challenging and rapidly developing field, with new applications being developed to enhance the environment we live in. Students develop an understanding of the underlying principles and applications of information technology in the acquisition of professional knowledge and skills which will enable them to adapt to this interesting and dynamic field as professionals. This course recognises the importance that employers place on people skills and management processes. Therefore, students will also learn to be problem solvers, decision makers, good communicators and team players. Career opportunities exist in the areas of web design and development, networking, application development and systems analyst. Study opportunities are also provided to assist students to undertake sought-after industry training modules, including Cisco and Microsoft certifications.