University of Nairobi
Bachelor In Education (ict)
The School of Education and the School of Computing and Informatics propose to start a Degree programme in Information and Communicatios Technology in order to meet the stated national education goal of promoting the social , economic , technological and industrial needs for national development. The proposed Bachelor in Education (ICT) therefore , is meant to bring the two Schools in line with Vision 2030 and the 2005-2013 strategic plans of the two Schools and that of the University of Nairobi. The curriculum has been rationalized and revised in accordance with the policy requirements of the Ministry of Education for teacher education as explained in Session Paper no. 1 of 2005. In addition the curriculum has been updated to meet the needs of the various stakeholders. The Diploma in Education (ICT) Programme is intended to prepare ICT teachers for secondary schools. However, it is also suitable for people who serve as Technologists in the Schools as well as in the tertiary institutions both in the public and private sectors. In addition some subject combinations provide competency in Planning, Information Systems Analysis and Design , Data Communications & Networks , as well as Programming Methodology. Students who go through the programme can also become trainers in tertiary institutions as well as institutions of higher learning. They can also work in the ICT industry.