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July Intake Programmes
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
The BSc (Computer Science) is a broad and intensive qualification that prepares you for work in a range of IT jobs in the rapidly changing industries of computer science, software and Information Systems (IS).
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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
The multidisciplinary nature of this degree prepares you for work in many areas in the Information Technology industry.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - CLOUD COMPUTING
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Cloud Computing) is a career-focused qualification that is intensive but also broad. It provides you with the fundamental and technical knowledge as well as the applicable skill set.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - ROBOTICS & INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Robotics and Intelligent Systems) is a career-focused qualification that is intensive but also broad. It provides you with the fundamental and technical knowledge as well as the applicable skill set in Databases, Python Programming, Statistical Thinking in Python.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - MACHINE LEARNING
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Machine Learning) is a career-focused qualification that is intensive but also broad. It provides you with the fundamental and technical knowledge as well as the applicable skill set in Databases, Python Programming, Statistical Thinking in Python.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - CYBER SECURITY
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Cyber Security) is a career- focused qualification that is intensive but also broad. It provides you with the fundamental and technical knowledge as well as the applicable skill set in Computer Hardware, Networking Technologies, Security, Penetration Testing, Cyber Security Analysis and Advanced Security Practices.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - DATA ANALYTICS
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Data Analytics) is a career- focused qualification that is intensive but also broad. It provides you with the fundamental and technical knowledge as well as the applicable skillset in Databases, Python Programming, Importing and Cleaning Data, Data Manipulation, Data Visualization, and Statistical Thinking in Python.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Software Development) provides you with solid theoretical and intensive practical foundation in one programming language and one database language, where the emphasis is on application development.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - ENGINEERING
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Engineering) provides you with solid theoretical and intensive practical foundation of one programming language and one database language, where the emphasis is on application. You will develop a balance of software and hardware knowledge as well as extensive technical experience.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - NETWORK ENGINEERING
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Network Engineering) qualification provides you with diverse hardware skills. Youwill also develop theoretical and technical skills in computer networking and server administration. The emphasis throughout is on practical application.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS - INTERNET DEVELOPMENT
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Internet Development) provides you with solid theoretical and practical skills in web programming and database use and development. It also offers you intensive experience in the main web standard programming languages such as HTML5 and CSS3.
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HIGHER CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS – OPEN SOURCE
The Higher Certificate in Information Systems (Open Source) provides you with a solid theoretical and intensive practical foundation in the basics of two programming languages and one database language, where the emphasis is on application.
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SHORT LEARNING PROGRAMMES IN BASIC PROGRAMMING
This Short Learning Programme provides you with a fair grounding of theoretical foundation of, and practical experience in the basics of one programming language, one database language and the use of one main operating system. The emphasis throughout is on application.
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SHORT LEARNING PROGRAMMES IN INTERNET DEVELOPMENT
This Short Learning Programme provides you with a fair grounding of theoretical foundation of, and practical experience in creating web pages, web design, web style coding, using content management systems as well as database development.
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SHORT LEARNING PROGRAMMES IN IT ENGINEERING
This Short Learning Programme provides you with a sound theoretical foundation of, and practical experience in operating system, computer systems and networking. The emphasis throughout is on technical application and on identifying and solving hardware-related problems.
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PEARSON ADVANTAGES
Why Pearson Institute
Flexibility
At Pearson Institute we understand that people have different preferences and styles when it comes to learning. We try to accommodate this as much as possible by offering a range of learning delivery methods, including traditional face-to-face, online part time or our innovative Mastery Learning Methodology.
Employability
Producing employable graduates is a priority for Pearson Institute. We instil skills which are essential in becoming more employable, and our ongoing relationships with industry partners also enables us to assist our students in opening opportunities. Workshops and employability initiatives also occur throughout the academic year for the benefit of students.
World Class Facilities
We create graduates who excel in the workplace. One of the ways we do this is by setting up our campuses with world class technology and infrastructure, and modelling our facilities according to real world office environments. In order to master your field of study, you deserve to work with optimal equipment and facilities. 
Upcoming Programme Dates
08
July 2019
Certificate Programmes Information Systems C# & JAVA
08
July 2019
Higher Certificate Information Systems Cloud Computing, Machine Learning
08
July 2019
Higher Certificate Information Systems Robotics & Intelligent Systems
08
July 2019
Higher Certificate Information Systems Cyber Security, Data Analytics
29
July 2019
Bachelor of Science Computer Science
29
July 2019
Bachelor of Science Information Technology
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PEARSON PROGRAMME FAQ
Frequently Asked & Questions
How do I apply?
Thank you for considering Pearson Institute for your studies.
You can apply online at https://pihefutureleaders.co.za/ or visit any one of our campuses directly and speak to a Higher Education Consultant who will be able to give you more information, and also assist you with the application process.
What Does One Need to Bring to Apply
  • Completed application form
  • Your ID copy
  • ID copy of sponsor/parent
  • R300 application fee
  • Matric/Latest school leaving results
How Much is the Application Fee?
Our application fee is R300.00.
Fees Structure
Contact your preferred Campus and speak to a Higher Education Consultant who will go through the fee structure with you.
When do classes start for the July Intake?
Classes will commence on 8 and 29 July. Programme dependent.
Qualifications and programmes offered.
  • Higher Certificate in Business Management
  • Higher Certificate in Information Systems
Short Learning Programmes:
  • Basic Programming
  • Internet Development
  • IT Engineering
Areas of specialisation:
  • Cloud Computing
  • Robotics & Intelligent systems
  • Machine Learning
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Software Development
  • Engineering
  • Network Engineering
  • Internet Development
  • Open Source
Entrance Requirements:

You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) for diploma or certificate purposes and placement assessment.

If you have an international school-leaving certificate or a foreign secondary qualification, you need to provide a certificate of exemption issued by Universities South Africa (USAF). And

Obtain the required results in the Placement Assessment.

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We have 12 Pearson Institute Campuses across South Africa:
  • Bedfordview
  • Bloemfontein
  • Cape Town
  • Durban
  • Durbanville
  • East London
  • Midrand
  • Nelspruit
  • Port Elizabeth
  • Potchefstroom
  • Pretoria
  • Vanderbijlpark
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