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Geek Girl of The Week, Hlengiwe Ngcamu

Say Hey to IT varsity’s Geek Girl of The Week, Hlengiwe Ngcamu from the App Development class.

App Development student, Hlengiwe Ngcamu is IT varsity's Geek Girl of The Week!

App Development student, Hlengiwe Ngcamu is IT varsity’s Geek Girl of The Week!

Tell us about yourself..

I am Hlengiwe Ngcamu and I’m 25 years old. I was born and raised in the city of Pietermaritzburg but I am currently staying in Durban.

What are you studying at IT varsity?

App Development

Why did you choose to study this particular course?

I chose to study App Development simply because I wanted to upgrade my programming skills, explore website building and I have a great interest in mobile apps. Also, I have chosen this course as a new learning channel for myself and a I always wanted a career path in IT.

Now that you’re almost through the year with your studies, how do you feel about it?

Extremely happy and excited and rather impressed as well by the number of programming languages that I have learnt here at IT varsity.

So, what have you learnt so far in App Development?

Mobile apps, Java, CSS, PHP, HTML5, to name a few. I have also learnt to challenge myself when it comes to developing and to also broaden my creativity. 

Do you plan on furthering your studies in the near future?

Yes, most definitely! I would like to do my BTECH in IT soon.

Tell us more about your IT varsity experience…

IT varsity feels just like a home to me. It is so great that each student gets one-on-one attention in the class and I feel that this creates a healthy mind and healthy learning environment as well. Our lecturers are amazing too; they are always helpful to us and are easily approachable .

Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?

Probably in a managerial position in an IT company, with my MBA or Masters in IT. I have good business sense as well so I could also be in the field of business.

Wonderful stuff, Hlengiwe! Keep up the great spirit always. IT varsity is proud to have you as our GeekGirl of The Week.

Geek Girl of The Week, Nosihle Kuboni

Say Hi to IT varsity’s latest GeekGirl of the Week, Nosihle Kuboni from the Office Admin class!

Nosihle Kuboni, from the Office Admin class.

Nosihle Kuboni, from the Office Admin class.

Who are you?

I am Nosihle Kuboni and I am 21 years old. I was born and brought up in Umlazi, S-Section, Durban.

What are you studying at IT varsity?

Office Administration

Why did you choose to study this particular course?

I love everything about the office environment and would love to have a career in the corporate world.

Now that you’re almost through the year with your studies, how do you feel about it?

I feel very happy because I am closer to reaching my goal of graduating.

So, what have you learnt so far in Office Admin?

Microsoft Excel. I also now know to to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and a bit of Microsoft Access.

Do you plan on furthering your studies in the near future?

Yes, I would actually like to become a paramedic and maybe study something in the IT field as well.

Tell us more about your IT varsity experience…

For me, the best part about studying at IT varsity is that the lecturers are so friendly and helpful all the time. We always receive individual attention and extra assistance and the lecturers make sure we understand everything when we are studying.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?

Most probably working in an office environment such as banking or administration.

Keep it up, Nosihle! IT varsity is proud to have you as our GeekGirl of The Week! 🙂

Geek Girl of The Week, Thenjiwe Precious Ngcobo

Say hello to IT varsity’s Geek Girl of The Week, Thenjiwe Precious Ngcobo, from the App Development class.

Thenjiwe Precious Ngcobo from the App Development class.

Thenjiwe Precious Ngcobo from the App Development class.

Who are you?

My name is Thenjiwe Precious Ngcobo and I am 19 years old. I was born and brought up in Ntuzuma, Durban.

What are you studying at IT varsity?

App Development

Why did you choose to study this particular course?

I find it interesting to create things that you see on the Internet and App Dev is a lot of fun.

Now that you’re almost through the year with your studies, how do you feel about it?

Really happy. I can’t wait for the year to end so that I can graduate, and move on to learn more in the world of IT.

So, what have you learnt so far in App Development?

Mobile apps, Java, Databases, SQL, PHP.

Do you plan on furthering your studies in the near future?

Yes, I would love to further my studies in anything in the IT field.

Tell us more about your IT varsity experience…

I have connected with everybody really well and all the students feel like family to me. Even the IT varsity staff feel like our own parents here. I would love to still keep in touch with everyone here even after this year is over.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?

I simply see myself as an excellent App Developer.

Super cool stuff, Thenjiwe! IT varsity is proud to have YOU as our Geek Girl of The Week :)

 

Geek Girl of the Week, Nevashini Govender

Let’s say Hi to IT varsity’s latest Geek Girl of the Week, Nevashini Govender from the App Development class!

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Who are you?

I am Nevashini Govender and I am 19 years old. I was born and brought up in the wonderful city of Durban and I currently reside in Chatsworth.

What are you studying at IT varsity?

App Development

Why did you choose to study this particular course?

It seems fun and I just love the idea of creating my very own product/app. I also find it fascinating and intriguing to see how apps work and their functionality.

Now that you’re almost through the year with your studies, how do you feel about it?

Relieved, but I know that this is not really the end for me as I still have alot to learn because technology is always increasing.

So, what have you learnt so far in App Development?

Mobile apps, Java, Databases, SQL, PHP.

Do you plan on furthering your studies in the near future?

Yes! I would really love to further my studies in Game Development or even Tech Support as I also love experimenting with the practical and hardware stuff in IT.

Tell us more about your IT varsity experience…

It has just been really amazing thus far! I have met so many cool people here and now it is like we are one big happy family. My lecturers are also very helpful and supportive all the time.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?

Most probably creating my own apps, owning my own company or being a multi-millionaire!

Keep up the great spirit, Nevashini! IT varsity is proud to have YOU as our Geek Girl of The Week 🙂

Geek Girl of the Week, Hlengiwe Fortunate Simelane

Say hello to IT varsity’s new Geek Girl of The Week, Hlengiwe Fortunate Simelane from the Office Administration course.

Hlengiwe Fortunate Simelane from the Office Admin course.

Hlengiwe Fortunate Simelane from the Office Admin course.

Who are you?

I am Hlengiwe Fortunate Simelane and I am 23 years old. I was born in Nongoma, but currently reside in Northdene, Queensburgh.

What are you studying at IT varsity?

Office Administration

Why did you choose to study this particular course?

I wanted to excel at learning how to use computers and understanding how to use all Microsoft applications.

Now that you’re almost through the year with your studies, how do you feel about it?

So happy, because I am closer to reaching my goal and graduating.

So, what are you currently learning in Office Admin?

Microsoft Excel. I also now know to to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and a bit of Microsoft Access.

Do you plan on furthering your studies in the near future?

Yes, definitely. I plan on pursuing a degree in Education.

Tell us more about your IT varsity experience…

It is very nice; it is the most comfortable campus ever. Everything about IT varsity is so interesting. The best part about IT varsity is that I get to do more practicals and I feel like I am being trained properly for the workplace.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?

I see myself being a qualified teacher as well as owning my own internet cafe.

Well done to you, Hlengiwe! IT varsity is proud to have you as our Geek Girl of The Week 🙂

 

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