Dear SVGCC Community
The Counselling Department and Service in our October Newsletter encourages you to defy the odds. As you adjust to the new academic year, the frustrations on the journey can be great. We implore you to allow positivity, hope and determination to guide you on your academic track. "Defy the odds", our October issue written by our counsellor: Andrea Gaymes - Mohess. Counsellors are here to help you.
Call: 4574503 ext. 375 or 368
Whatsapp: (784) 4318043
Deadline for Applications Extended to December 4, 2020.
Associate Degree in Cyber Security (Part-Time)
The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Community College invites applications from persons interested in completing a part-time Associate Degree in Cyber Security.
This programme aims to give individuals who are interested in becoming Cyber Security professionals, a solid framework on which to build upon before attaining higher level of qualifications in this area. This Associate Degree programme will provide the student with the practical and theoretical frameworks around cyber security. The programme will provide students with a practical and theoretical framework for protecting computer systems of businesses, organizations and government agencies. Additionally, it will present a systematic approach for professionals concerned with the development of secure systems and the protection of an organization's assets. It is ideal for companies, firms and government agencies who wish to advance employees' training in the field.
The Associate Degree program in Cyber Security utilises a semester system. It is designed to run as a part time programme over two years. The part time programme utilises four semesters and a summer session for each of two academic years. Each semester is 15 weeks plus the examination period and the summer session is 8 weeks plus the examination period.
Courses in the Associate Degree in Cyber Security include:
- Networking I
- Networking II
- Foundations of Cyber Security
- Cyber Terrorism & Cyber Crime
- Fundamentals of Telecommunication Systems
- Data Security Concepts
- Information System Security
- Discrete Mathematics
- Business and IT Law
- Technical Report Writing
- Fundamentals of Programming Problem Solving
- Data Management Systems
- Advanced Database Management Systems
- Computer and System Security...
Five (5) CSEC passes including English A and Mathematics
Application forms are available here.
Application forms along with the relevant documents should be submitted to the Divisional Office of the Division of Arts, Sciences and General Studies (DASGS) located at the Villa campus by/before Friday 4th December 2020.
The application fee for this programme is $20 which is payable on submission of the completed application form and relevant documents.
Programme Start Date
Classes for this programme will begin in January 2021.
Welcome back, Students. Classes have taken on a new normal and we understand the frustrating and exciting times ahead. Counsellors are available to offer help, let's walk this journey together. Make a note of counsellors contacts to find out how to access support on campus or virtually. Take one course at a time, stay focus, have fun and do your best! Each day you keep going towards your dream is a victory.
Counsellors Contact Info:
Telephone Contact: 4574503 ext. 375 or 368
WhatsApp: (784) 431-8043
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