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Program / Computer Systems Technician

Is taught in: CET 1


The Computer Systems Technician career seeks to provide a diversified educational offer to innovate teaching and learning practices, optimize resources, and contribute to training with the use of ICT.

In addition, it seeks to develop through quality content the improvement of personal and professional development of technicians, increasing skills and knowledge, allowing the NMS to be a professional trained to collaborate in the optimization and processing of information by addressing the technologies corresponding to hardware and software.

Candidate's Profile


  • Classes are given in Spanish
  • Solving basic mathematical problems.
  • Meaning management of sentences and texts.
  • Numerical sequences.
  • Solving logical reasoning problems.


  • Ability to communicate appropriately and interpret written instructions.
  • Numerical ability
  • Mental agility
  • Inductive reasoning ability
  • Capacity for analysis and synthesis.
  • Work planning.
  • Information management.


  • Responsible
  • Disciplined
  • Innovative and creative
  • Proactive
  • Taste for technology
  • Observant

Graduate's profile

Generic Competences

  • Operates basic computer systems.
  • Verifies the correct operation of computer systems.
  • Verifies the integrity of information in computer systems.
  • Designs basic computer applications.
  • Creates and manages databases.
  • Develops database applications.
  • Collaborates in the operation of a computer center.
  • Develops web pages with animation.

Disciplinary Competences

  • Knows and values him/herself and approaches problems and challenges taking into account the objectives he/she is pursuing.
  • Is sensitive to art and participates in the appreciation and interpretation of its expressions in different genres.
  • Chooses and practices healthy lifestyles.
  • Listens, interprets, and emits relevant messages in different contexts through the use of appropriate media, codes, and tools.
  • Develops innovations and propose solutions to problems based on established methods.
  • Supports a personal position on topics of interest and general relevance, considering other points of view critically and reflectively.
  • Learns by initiative and self-interest throughout life.
  • Participates and collaborates effectively in diverse teams.
  • Participates with a civic and ethical conscience in the life of their community and/or region in Mexico and the world.
  • Maintains a respectful attitude towards interculturalism and diversity of beliefs, values, ideas, and social practices.
  • Contributes to sustainable development critically with responsible actions

Professional Competences

  • Develops practical systems through the analysis, interpretation, and programming of electronic devices for the implementation of automation and process control applications.
  • Analyzes the different types of industrial control and instrumentation systems for the selection, implementation, fault detection, and execution of automated processes including industrial robotics.
  • Provides preventive and corrective maintenance to hardware and software of computer equipment, correctly using the tools required to achieve quality work.
  • Implements local area, wired and wireless networks according to specifications and standardized norms such as:
    • Computer networks and mixed networks.

Academic Requirements

To enroll in the Middle Highschool with Technical Studies, Non-School and Mixed modalities, the requirements established in the call of the Instituto Politécnico Nacional must be complied with. Once the results are published, the applicant must complete the enrollment process as mentioned in the call.

Curriculum Map

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