Institute of Information and Communication Technology

Course Title: Advanced Diploma in IT (Multimedia Software Development)
Course Code: IT4-03-21


Course details

Mode: May include the possibility of Work-based Learning
The world wide web is one area that is growing fast in terms of the skills needs of companies. Multimedia is the incorporation of text, sound, graphics, animation, still images and video in conjunction with computer technology. This course will provide the learners with the core software development skills along with the necessary knowledge for multimedia artefact development, manipulation and integration. The first year of this course will be common for all learners following Advanced Diploma studies. During the second year, learners will focus on Multimedia and Software Development oriented subjects such as game development and mobile application development. This is a technical course for learners with an artistic inclination.
Il-world wide web huwa settur li qed jikber b’mod rapidu fir-rigward tal-ħiliet meħtieġa mill-kumpaniji. Il-multimidja tinkorpora t-test, is-sound, il-grafika, l-animazzjoni, l-immaġnijiet fissi u l-vidjo flimkien mat-teknoloġija tal-kompjuter. Il-kors jipprovdi lill-istudenti l-ħiliet ewlenin fl-iżvilupp tas-softwer, flimkien mal-għarfien neċessarju għall-iżvilupp, il-manipulazzjoni u l-integrazzjoni tal-artifatti tal-multimidja. L-ewwel sena ta’ dan il-kors tkun l-istess għall-istudenti kollha li jkunu qed jistudjaw biex iġibu l-Advanced Diploma. Fit-tieni sena l-istudenti jiffokaw fuq suġġetti orjentati lejn il-Multimidja u l-Iżvilupp tas-Softwer, bħall-iżvilupp tal-logħob u l-iżvilupp ta’ applikazzjonijiet tal-mobile. Dan huwa kors tekniku għal studenti b’inklinazzjoni artistika.
MQF Level: 4
Duration: 2 Years Full-time
Entry requirements: MCAST Diploma in IT
MCAST Diploma in iGaming
Any MCAST Level 3 Diploma, whilst being in possession of the compulsory subjects as indicated hereunder
4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes
Compulsory: Mathematics
Compulsory: Computer Studies or Physics or Information Technology
(where applicable) MCAST also gives due recognition to ICT C3 as will be shown on the applicant’s SSCP
Applicants with a good working knowledge of English Language will benefit from a more positive learning experience throughout the course.
Other entry requirements: –
Career opportunities: Junior front end developer, Junior game developer, Junior application developer, Junior mobile application developer
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