Don Bosco Kakuma

Information and Technology

ICT Department

Courses Under IT

These comprises of the following ICT courses:

INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

The ICT training is categorized in to three programs: six months, KNEC and NITA and one and half years of training courses. The one and half year training is as a result of introduction of Kenya National Examination Council as the examining body.

ICT Department consist of:

  • a) Six Months training covers the following units:

    i. Keyboarding

    ii. Concepts of Information Technology and Windows

    iii. Microsoft word

    iv. Microsoft PowerPoint

    v. Microsoft Excel

    vi. Microsoft Access

    vii. Microsoft Publisher

    viii. Internet and E-mail

    ix. Networking

    x. Communication Skills

    xi. Entrepreneurship

  • b) One-year training covers the following two modules: examined by Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC)

    Module I; Mathematics, Operating system, Communication skills, Life skills, Computer Application , Basic electronics, Introduction to Information Communication Technology and Entrepreneurship

    Module II; Structured programming, Computer Maintenance and Support, Computer Applications II, Research methodology, Business Plan and Trade Project

  • c) Computer Operator comprises of three levels, Grade III, II & I and the course runs for 28 months as stipulated by National Industrial Training Authority (NITA)

    The computer operator course was developed by National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) to address the challenges faced by people working in ICT sector.

    The course equips the students with qualified and productive workforce with practical knowledge and skills in ICT.

    The following units are covered under this course: basic computer operations and file management, word processing, spreadsheets, database management systems, presentation.