Computer Programmer

Program description

Organizations in all fields depend on computer specialists to assist them with their information processing needs. This program will give you a solid foundation in the competitive job skills required for today’s information technology (IT) field.

Areas of study include:

  • Business computing concepts
  • Computer applications
  • Computer hardware
  • Application programming
  • Database management
  • Data communications
  • Network management
  • Operating systems
  • Systems analysis and design

Note: To ensure that you make an informed decision about your IT career path, a common first semester is offered for the Computer Systems Technician, Computer Systems Technology, Computer Programmer and Computer Programmer Analyst programs. This approach provides an opportunity for you to explore the systems/programming applications and networking/hardware applications of the IT sector to ensure program fit.

Course website

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Durham College

School of Business, IT and Management (BITM)


Two years

Credential awarded

Ontario College Diploma

Program contact
    Emma Cronin
    Telephone: 905-721-2000 Ext. 4097

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