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2 - Year Associate in Computer Technology (ACT)

Ready to Innovate

The two-year Associate in Computer Technology program is designed to jumpstart a student's career in the field of computer technology. Students will gain the fundamental competencies in the design and development of information systems. The program aims to develop the students' analytical, programming, and critical thinking skills through intensive hands-on programming projects in major courses such as database management systems and systems analysis & design. Graduates of this program may also pursue higher learning in the related fields of computer science or information technology.

 

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 Competencies

  • Analyze a problem, identify, and define the computing requirements with respect to organizational factors appropriate to its solution an plan strategies for their solution.
  • Design, implement, and evaluate computer-based systems, process, components, or programs to meet desired needs and requirements under various constraints.
  • Deploy and use effectively skills, tools, and techniques necessary for information systems practice.
  • Communicate effectively with a range if audiences. Communication skills includes technical writing, presentation and negotiation.
  • Recognize the need for and engage in an independent and life-long learning, planning self-learnig and improving performances as the foundation for ongoing professional development.

 Career Opportunities

  • Computer Programmer
  • Systems Integration Personnel
  • IT Audit Personnel
  • Technical Support Specialist
  • Quality Assurance Specialist

 

 Program Curriculum (New) Effectivity: A.Y. 2018-2019

FIRST YEAR - FIRST TERM UNITS            PRE-REQUISITE(S)
Introduction to Computing 3    
Computer Programming 1 3    
Euthenics 1 1    
Filipino 1: Istruktura ng Wikang Filipino 3    
Mathematics in the Modern World 3    
National Service Training Program 1 3    
Physical Education 1 2    
Understanding the Self 3    
Principles of Communication 3    
TOTAL 24    
 
FIRST YEAR - SECOND TERM UNITS   PRE-REQUISITE(S)
Computer Programming 2 3   Computer Programming 1; Integrative Programming 1
Discrete Structures 1 (Discrete Mathematics) 3    
Filipino 2: Introduksyon sa Pamamahayag 3   Filipino 1: Istruktura ng Wikang Filipino
National Service Training Program 2 3    
Physical Education 2 2   Physical Education 1
Purposive Communication 1 3    
Science, Technology, and Society 3    
Network Technology 1 3    
Integrative Programming 1 3   Computer Programming 2
TOTAL 26    

SECOND YEAR - FIRST TERM UNITS            PRE-REQUISITE(S)
Application Development and Emerging Technologies 3   Computer Programming 2 
Data Structures and Algorithms 3   Computer Programming 2
Rizal's Life and Works 3    
Physical Education 3 2   Physical Education 1
IT Service Management 3   Introduction to Computing 
Platform Technology 1 (Operating Systems) 3    
Systems Analysis and Design 1 3    
Professional Issues in Information Systems and Technology 3   Computer Programming 2
TOTAL 23    
 
SECOND YEAR - SECOND TERM UNITS   PRE-REQUISITE(S)
Information Management 3   Data Structures and Algorithms
Fundamentals of Mobile Programming 3   Application Development and Emerging Technologies
Fundamentals of Web Programming 3   Application Development and Emerging Technologies
Euthenics 2 2   Euthenics 1
Ethics 3    
Physical Education 4 2   Physical Education 1
Human-Computer Interaction 3   Introduction to Computing
Information Assurance and Security (Data Privacy) 3   Data Structures and Algorithms
Management Information Systems 3    
Technopreneurship 3    
TOTAL 27