Diploma or Certificate in Software Development

Practical, hands-on experience in every step of the software development.

Advanced Diploma in Computing: Software Development Career Opportunities

The Advanced Diploma in Computing program aim to equip students with the necessary skills required to follow a career within the computing field at a professional or junior managerial level. The types of opportunities include: Programmer, Junior Programmer, Engineer, Software Engineer, Database administrator, Back-End Developer.

What You will Learn

The Advanced Diploma in Computing: Software Development will teach you all you need to know about computer systems, computer science fundamentals, object-oriented programming languages, object-oriented analysis and design, rapid application development, SQL database design, web development. You will learn to develop small scale stand-alone applications and much more. Advanced Diploma in Computing will provide you the skills and theoretical knowledge you need as you move into higher education and employment.

" The instructor is a creative and innovative force in his teaching. His lessons are fun, memorable, and educational–everything that a good program should be."

  • Curtis Svenson, Focus College Graduate


Strong Graduate Ties

Focus College graduates receive unlimited graduate support. We are proud to have alumni that stay in touch with us and we encourage all to keep in touch and provide updates on their accomplishments.


Work-focused training

We offer leading edge training that is second to none. This helps students gain the skills they need to help them succeed in further academics or find the right employment based on their training and professional goals.


Smaller Student Community

Size does matter! Smaller class sizes can make a huge difference in your success. Don’t become just a number and get lost in the crowd somewhere else.


Individualized Attention

Our instructors can provide one-on-one attention to students to enable them to better succeed in their training. And all of this is included at no extra charge!


Complete a 4 Year Degree in 3.5 Years

You may be able to fast-track your education! For full details, please speak with one of our Admissions Representatives.

Focus College response to Covid-19

Updated March 16, 2020

Due to the current pandemic and the desire to protect the health of our students, Focus College is taking measures which incorporate social isolation.

For current students:

We are suspending our Advanced Diploma and Office Manager courses for the week of March 16-20th, to allow for temporary distance learning to be set up. If any students do not have access to a computer from home, we request that they notify the college immediately. Further information on how courses will be delivered will be available as the week goes on. Please monitor your student email for further information throughout the week.


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