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Computer Systems Technology

Year 1

CST no longer offered as of September 2016

The Computer Systems Technician and Technology programs have been updated, and are no longer being offered in this format.

Students interested in computer systems can now apply to the new Information and Computer Systems program.

Certificate in Computer Systems Technician

Your first year will provide you with knowledge of operating systems, Java, computer/network operations and an introduction to software engineering.

Year 1

Academic Term 1

Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 16
COMP 112 Intro to Computer Systems 3
COMP 140 Human Computer Interaction 3
COMP 176 Operating Systems 3
ENGL 170 Technical Writing 3
MATH 163 Math for Computing 1 4

Academic Term 2

Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 15
BUS 143 eBusiness for Technologists 3
COMP 132 Programming Using Java 3
COMP 155 Database Concepts 3
COMP 170 Computer/Network Operations 3
COMP 183 Intro to Computer Architecture 3
COOP WEP Workplace Education Prep
(Internship Diploma students only)

Academic Term 3

Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 14
COMP 139 Applied Computer Programming 3
COMP 157 Windows-based Applications 3
COMP 173 Computer Network Programming 3
COMP 199 Applied Project – Year One 2
COMP 235 Software Engineering 3

Current Students: If you started this program prior to January 2017 please contact an Academic Advisor for assistance with making course selections that will support your eligibility for the program credential.

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Victoria BC V8P 5J2
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4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
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