SCHOOL OF INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

SCHOOL OF INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

Training in ICT forms the backbone for development of the ICT industry both locally and Internationally. The ICT industry has become the major driver in youth employment, improvement in industries’ competitiveness and ultimately the achievement of major growth pillars of organizations today.

Consequently, our school of ICT is in the front row in developing manpower necessary for ICT development in the organizations, by generating highly skilled graduands in the field.

At Aims college of Business and Technology, we boast of modern and high technology ICT training infrastructure, well equipped computer laboratories, reliable internet connection, up to date networking equipment for hands on training.

Some highlights of our unique programs are:

CERTIFICATE COURSES

  • Craft Certificate in Information Communication Technology- Module I
  • Craft Certificate in Information Communication Technology- Module II

DIPLOMA COURSES

  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology- Module I
  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology- Module II
  • Diploma in Information Communication Technology- Module II

Entry Requirements

Certificate Courses

A person seeking to be registered as a student for the diploma in Human Resource Management examinations must show evidence of being a holder of one of the following minimum qualifications:

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination with an aggregate average of at least grade D+ or equivalent qualifications

Diploma Courses

A person seeking to be registered as a student for the diploma in Human Resource Management examinations must show evidence of being a holder of one of the following minimum qualifications:

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination with an aggregate average of at least grade C- (C Minus) or equivalent qualifications

DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (DICT)

Level I

  • Introduction to computing
  • Computer mathematics
  • Entrepreneurship and communication
  • Computer applications practical I

Duration: 6 months

Level II

  • Computer networking
  • Internet skills
  • Computer support & maintenance
  • Programming concepts

Duration: 6 months

Level III

  • Principles of web development
  • Foundations of accounting
  • Information systems project skills
  • Computer applications practical ii

Duration: 6 months

CERTIFIED INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGISTS

PART I

Section 1

  • Introduction to computing
  • Computer applications- practical
  • Entrepreneurship and communication

Section 2

  • Operating systems-practical
  • Principle of accounting
  • Computer support and maintenance

PART II

Section 3

  • Database systems
  • System analysis and design
  • Structure programming

Section 4

  • Object oriented programming
  • Data communication and computer
  • Networks (practical)

PART III

Section 5

  • Strategy governance and ethics
  • Software engineering
  • Mobile application development

Section 6

  • System security
  • Information system project management
  • Research methods

Duration 2 ½ Years

COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTANCY COURSE

Modules

  • Microsoft windows xp/vista
  • Microsoft word 2007
  • Microsoft excel 2007
  • QuickBooks/sage accounting/pastel parner

Duration: 6 months

DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Modules

  • System analysis and designs
  • Data communication
  • Microprocessor systems
  • Quantitative techniques
  • Industrial organization and management
  • Computer application
  • Project

Duration: 1 ½   Years

DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER ENGINEERING

(City and guilds)

  • computer and computing
  • Micro-processors systems
  • Micro-computer system installation and maintenance
  • Introduction to electronics (digital and analogue)
  • Electronic circuits and testing
  • Software engineering development

Duration: 6 Months

CERTIFICATE IN GRAPHIC DESIGN

  • Microsoft windows xp/vista/7
  • Microsoft word
  • Adobe PageMaker
  • DIPLOMA IN GRAPHIC DESIGN
  • Adobe PageMaker
  • Microsoft publisher
  • Corel draw
  • Adobe illustrator
  • Adobe in design

Duration: 6 months

CERTIFICATE IN COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

  • Ms dos
  • Microsoft word
  • Microsoft excel
  • Microsoft access
  • Visual basic6.0
  • Internet and email

Duration 6 months

COMPUTERIZED TOURS AND TRAVEL COURSE

  • Ms dos
  • Microsoft windows xp/vista/7
  • Internet and email
  • Galileo

Duration 3 months

DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Module 1

  • Programming fundamentals                  
  • JavaScript                                            
  • Html                                                     
  • Visual basic                                           
  • Java programming                                
  • Visual basic 6.0

Duration: 6 Months

Module 2

  • MYSQL database
  • PHP programming
  • adobe ream weaver
  • Microsoft SQL server
  • crystal reports                                
  • project

Duration: 6 months

DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY(KNEC)

Modules

Module I (6months)

  • Introduction to ICT and ethics
  • Computer application (ms word 2007 ms excel 2007 power point2007
  • Ms access 2007 and ms power point 2007
  • Communication skills
  • Computational mathematics
  • Structure programming (Pascal and c)
  • Operating system
  • Business plan

Module II (6months)

  • Computer application 2
  • System analysis and design
  • Object oriented programming
  • Visual programming
  • Data base management system
  • Quantitative methods

Module III(6months)

  • Data communication and networking
  • Management information systems
  • Quantitative methods
  • Internet based programming
  • Practice and principles of management
  • Project

Duration: 2 years

3 months industrial attachment

PROFESSIONAL COMPUTING AND INFORMATION PROCESSING (ICM)

CERTIFICATE IN PROFESSIONAL COMPUTING AND INFORMATION PROCESSING

  • Information processing
  • Programming
  • General purpose software
  • Interpreting and analyzing information (numeracy and statistics)

Duration: 6 Months

DIPLOMA IN PROFESSIONAL COMPUTING AND INFORMATION PROCESSING

  • Number and logic
  • System analysis
  • Application
  • Programming project

Duration: 6 Months

ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN PROFESSIONAL COMPUTING AND INFORMATION PROCESSING

  • Managing computer system
  • Hardware and operating system
  • Networks
  • Feasibility study

Duration: 9 Months

INTERNATIONAL COMPUTER DRIVING LICENSE (ICDL5)  

  • Basic concept of it
  • File management
  • Word processing
  • Information and communication
  • Spread sheets
  • Data base management
  • Presentations

Duration: 9 Months

BASIC COMPUTER  PACKAGES

  • Course                                                                    
  • Introduction to computer                                                   20hrs
  • Ms Dos                                                                            20hrs
  • Microsoft windows XP                                                       20hrs
  • Vista/ windows                                                                 20hrs
  • Microsoft word                                                                 20hrs
  • Microsoft access                                                                20hrs
  • Microsoft excel                                                                 20hrs
  • Microsoft PowerPoint                                                        20hrs
  • ICT concepts                                                                    20hrs
  • Introduction to networking                                                20hrs
  • Internet and emails                                                          20hs

GRAHIC DESIGN

  • Adobe PageMaker                                                            30hrs
  • Microsoft publisher                                                            30hrs
  • Corel draw                                                                       30hrs
  • Adobe photoshop                                                             30hrs
  • Adobe illustrator                                                               30hrs
  • Adobe indesign                                                                 30hrs

COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING

  • Quick books                                                                     30hrs
  • Sage accounting                                                               30hrs
  • Pastel accounting                                                             30hrs

STATISTICAL PACKAGES

  • SPSS                                                                               40HRS
  • Tours and Travel                                                              40hrs
  • Gallileo                                                                           40hrs

COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN

  • Autocad                                                                           40hrs
  • Archcad                                                                           40hrs

WEB DESIGN

  • Web design (Basic)                                                                     20hrs
  • Html                                                                                         30hrs
  • Java script                                                                                 30hrs
  • Adobe Dreamweaver                                                                   30hrs
  • Adobe flash                                                                               30hrs

WEB DESIGN (ADVANCED)

  • Php basic                                                                                   2 months
  • Php advanced                                                                            3months

PROGRAMMING

  • Java                                                                                          60hrs
  • Visual c++                                                                                          60hrs
  • Visual basic                                                                                60hrs
  • C programming                                                                          60hrs
  • Pascal programming                                                                   60hrs
  • Crystal reports11                                                                       60hrs
  • NB. Net
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NETWORKING

  • Linux user                                                                                  30hrs
  • Linux administration                                                                   30hrs
  • Windows 2003 server                                                                 30hrs
  • Linux Networking                                                                        30hrs

COMMUNICATION                                                                             

  • Internet and email                                                                      20hrs
  • Microsoft outlook                                                                       20hrs

DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

  • Oracle (Full)                                                                               6months
  • Microsoft SQL server 2003/2005                                                  1 ½ months
  • MYSQL                                                                                       1 ½ Months