The beauty and gist of Information and Communication Technology is one that spurs great relief and excitement. It reinvents thinking, broadens productivity and utilizes minimal time in ventures unlimited. The other day in the midst of nowhere, a surly sturdy man with compactness similar to a climber strode in the wee hours of the morning across the seemingly peaceful estate, he behaved as if he was serenading.
Without warning, he annoyingly awakened the quiet and relatively calm estate; first with a loud bizarre noise that rings like a 16th Century phone box. It did not end their, he further went ahead and startled everyone with his shouting, crackling baritone voice with words that went like this…..”Yawa! Omera, my gadget is tantalizing me and the orutu thing is melodiously and soothingly flabbergasting my soul. Hello! Hello…ango marach? (What’s wrong?) …and he went on and on unaware and unperturbed by the already flocking and amazed onlookers.
- Information and Communication Technology
We were treated with an avalanche of spectacular and spontaneous drama that lasted for about an hour. He eventually stared at his gadget in bewilderment, cursed and waved at the crowd with the finger salute. He motioned as if he was angry with the mobile phone and said words that went like this… ‘*un printable profanities*! this gadget it’s a bloody monstrous hell, the Luo in me will bit the hell out of it. I am really terrified by its occasional dysfunctional habit. I wonder if I should throw it away or give it to a ‘chokora’ (street boy)
ICT Courses can be simply defined as the studies of expanding technology and using it to process information as well as aid communication. Although there is not a universally acknowledged definition, ICT is an umbrella term that includes any application or communication device. ICT courses include: Graphics design, website design, computerized accounts, business IT among others.
IT courses in Kenya form part of employee development training in many Kenyan companies and organizations. Most managers view it as one of the best and most appropriate employee empowerment and career development plan.
Any business or organization that needs progress in this technology age, there is a need to harness IT skills. This will help in boosting productivity and reducing operational and production costs. These courses include network systems, Computer programming and information support services. IT students are encouraged to master a Computer efficiently.