22 July, 2024

Regional Centre


Certificate in Information Technology (CIT)

Minimum Duration: 6 Months
Maximum Duration: 2 Years
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar


10+2 or its equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.

This programme aims to introduce the concepts of Hardware, Software, Multimedia and Internet technologies. Also, included is a laboratory course where the student gets hands on experience.

The following are the objectives of CIT:

Impart the basics of Computer hardware and software

  • Development of algorithms and flowcharts for problem solving
  • Introduce programming concepts
  • Introduce various aspects of Computer communication
  • Introduce the concept of Networking
  • Introduce the software concerns and software vulnerabilities
  • Introduce social, legal and ethical aspects of IT
  • Discuss the role of IT in various fields like: such as Business, Governance, Education and Medicine
  • Introduce the concept of Information System
  • Discuss latest trends in IT
  • Discuss the basic principles of Internet
  • Process of searching for information on Internet
  • Introduce various applications of Internet
  • Discuss the aspects associated with the design of a web page
  • Introduce the concept of Multimedia
  • Process of working with MS-Windows and Linux
  • Development and execution of programs using C language
  • Introduce word processing
  • Creation of databases
  • Create Web Pages

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