ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The ICT Department offers ICT training to provide innovative life long opportunities. The department aims to help students develop the necessary skills to exploit ICT, to become autonomous users of ICT and to be ICT professionals who meet the demands of both local and global markets.
Information Communication Technology (ICT) encompasses the fields of Data/Information processing, transmission and communications by means of computer and telecommunication techniques. ICT tools are increasingly used for organizational/personal information processing in all sectors of economy and society.
The ICT Department has taken the responsibility of influencing the students to perform well in their studies and to become responsible members of the society.
TRAINING AND COURSES IN ICT
The Department has various courses. The courses offered have been developed to cater for needs of those intending to specialize in the area of ICT. The courses offered in the department and examinable by The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) are:-
- Diploma in Information Communication Technology (DICT) Module based
- Certificate in Information Communication Technology (CICT) Module based
The Diploma Course is divided into 3 Modules. On successful completion of the 3 Modules, one receive a Diploma in Information communication Technology. The Certificate Course is divided into 2 Modules. The students graduate with a Certificate in Information Communication Technology after successful completion of the 2 Modules. Those who successfully complete the Certificate Course, join the Diploma Level at second year.
INTAKE AND TRAINING FACILITIES
The intake of these courses is in January and May and September. The ICT courses provide students with a basis for further progression to the Universities. Students who attain credit passes at Diploma level are absorbed into the Universities at Second Year Level.
The Department has 6 ICT laboratories equipped with modern computers and Smart boards. The Department encourages students to enrol for ICT courses in NTTI at the department because there are:-
- Excellent Pass rates in National Examinations
- Qualified, experienced and committed lecturers
- Attention to individual students needs
- I.T. facilities and internet available to ICT students
The ICT Department not only encourages students to perform well in their examinations but also encourages the values of team work, cohesiveness, self discipline and trustworthiness. The Department instills acceptable moral values for social development.
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