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O que eu aprenderei?

The Computer Systems Technician program is the perfect vehicle to launch a rewarding career in computer assembly, installation, configuration and troubleshooting. You will learn from industry-connected professors in new, state-of-the-art labs. This program is built on partnerships with some of the most influential names in networking today, including Cisco, IBM and Microsoft. Graduates will be able to help support computer users throughout an entire organization by deploying desktop and laptop systems, assisting users with day-to-day tasks, supporting help desk environments, troubleshooting networking issues and rolling out emerging technologies that will give their organizations a competitive advantage.

This program will provide you with the technical skills and expertise required to work in the high-demand world of personal computers, networking and application support to meet the information technology (IT) needs of modern organizations.

The program curriculum addresses the technical aspects of commonly used components and troubleshooting techniques for:

  • Computer hardware
  • Networking technologies
  • Operating systems
  • Security
  • System administration

You will also learn how to develop your communication and administrative skills and be trained in critical-thinking skills designed to help you respond to many technical challenges. As a graduate, you will be able to:

  • Challenge for industry-recognized certifications (e.g. Cisco CCNA, Microsoft MCP, CompTIA, A+, Net+)
  • Install and configure system software and network devices
  • Troubleshoot computer system and network issues.

Note: To ensure 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 will give you an opportunity to explore the systems/programming applications and networking/hardware applications of the IT sector.


Student may choose to pursue the following industry certifications, which could require additional exams and/or related work experience to qualify:

  • CompTIA A+ Network+ Security+
  • Linux LPIC-1
  • Microsoft MCP Server Certifications

Career Options


  • Call centre support
  • Computer service technician
  • Help desk technician
  • IT consultant
  • IT specialist
  • Information systems administrator
  • Network technician
  • Security administrator
  • Technical consultant


  • Banks
  • Colleges and universities
  • Computer and network support companies
  • Government
  • Retail corporations
  • Software companies
  • Small to Medium Business
  • Telecommunications companies

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Business, IT and Management (BITM)

Opções de estudo

Período integral (4 semestres)

CAD$13.322,00 (R$ 54.487) por ano
Compulsory Ancillary: CAN $1,812
Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021


Durham College

Oshawa campus,

2000 Simcoe Street North,


Ontario (ON),

L1G 0C5, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Students must have the equivalent of an: Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD); Grade 12 English (C or U); Grade 12 mathematics (C, M or U).

English language requirements:

  • Academic IELTS: 6.0, no band score less than 5.5
  • IBT TOEFL: 80, with minimum section scores of 20
  • PTE Academic: 53 minimum overall, no section below 49 L,W,S,R
  • CAEL: Overall scores of 60 with no section below 60
  • DET 105

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