specialises in Computer Systems Engineering and Electrical Engineering
Computer Systems Engineering
Technicians provide professional, technical and developmental support to
companies with the computer industry. They are employed within engineering,
communications, and information processing and control environments.
Responsibilities include hardware design, software engineering including
programming, network maintenance, design and
development of embedded systems.
Engineering technicians apply technical knowledge, engineering principles and
problem-solving techniques in the field of electrical engineering, working
closely with all members of the engineering team. Electrical Engineers design, manufacture, install and maintain equipment that generates or uses electrical energy.
Electronic engineering professionals are employed by telecommunications companies and increasingly in the cellular phone and space communication industries. A technician will typically conduct maintenance and installation of telecommunications systems
The field of electronics,
computers and communication is dynamic, affecting every facet of our daily
lives. An engineering technology qualification within these disciplines
provides rewarding career opportunities as electronic and computer engineering
technicians and technologists. Successful graduates are highly sought-after.
Head of Department: Mr Dennis Du Plooy