Diploma in Information Communication Technology

Students applying for the course must have mean grade of C- at KCSE. Admission is done in January, May and September

Course content

The course is intensive with many subjects that are undertaken in theory and practical lessons. It

Consists of the following units.

i. Introduction to ICT

ii. Computer Applications

iii. Structured programming

iv. Communication skills

v. Operating Systems

vi. Computer Mathematics

vii. Entrepreneurship Project

viii. System Analysis & Design

ix. System Analysis & Design

x. Comp. Applications

xi. Object Oriented Programming.

xii. Qualitative Techniques

xiii. Visual Programming

xiv. Database Management

xv. Data Communication

xvi. Management Information System

xvii. Internet Programming

xviii. Course Specialization Project

xix. Principles and Practice Management

 

Examination

The program takes three (3) years (modules)

This is a course that takes three years after which the students sit for a Kenya National Examinations examination.

In the course of study the students undertake internal examinations which include two Continuous Assessment Test, assignment and end of term examination per term. At the end of each academic year they sit for a stage examination that determines entry to the next year of study.

Field visits

Beside classroom learning student go for trips which enhance their understanding of the course content. Some of the areas of interest include:

i. Kenya ports authority

ii. Kenya data networks

iii. MTN Business

iv. Cisco Kenya

v. Access Kenya .

Attachment

The student go for a three(3) month attachment where they apply the knowledge learnt in class and they also get to meet equipment that may not have been available for teaching in college.