Computer Courses

Information Communication Technology Certificate Courses

About this course

Basic concepts of computer programming are introduced, starting with the notion of an algorithm. Emphasis is on developing the ability to write programs to solve practical computational problems.

Learners will read and understand many sample programs, and will have to write several on their own. This course deals with basic programming, and sets the foundation for solid programming practices for beginners.

What you’ll learn

  • Basic programming skills
  • To write C/C++ programs to solve real world computational problems.
  • Good programming practices
  • How to handle large and complex programs.

The Programmes Covered

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Access
  • Visual Basic / Visual C++ / Java
  • Programming in Access, Email and Internet

Duration

5 Months

Fees

Ksh. 17,600/=

What Will I Be Doing as a Computer Technician?

As technology is becoming more and more important in our daily lives, there is a growing demand for skilled professionals (also known as IT technicians) who can offer quality technical support. Computer repair technicians fill this need, and while their specific responsibilities can vary from position to position.

Computer technicians can be found working in a variety of industries. Possible job opportunities range from a computer technician in a retail electronics store who helps repair hardware or software, to a member of an internal IT team within large and medium sized companies, to a computer support technician who helps customers over the phone with their computer issues.

What You will Be Learning?

The Career Step Computer Technician training program covers:

  • Hardware and software
  • Troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance
  • Operating systems
  • Networking
  • Security
  • Operational procedures

Entry Requirements

 

This is a certificate in Computer proficiency.The following packages are taught:

COMPUTER PACKAGES
Single Package Duration Fees
Introduction to Computers 1 Week Ksh.800
Microsoft Windows 2 Weeks Ksh. 1000
Microsoft Word 2 Weeks Ksh. 1,500
Microsoft Excel 2 Weeks Ksh. 1,500
Microsoft Access 2 Weeks Ksh. 1,500
Microsoft Powerpoint 2 Weeks Ksh. 1,500
Email & Internet 1 Week Ksh. 1,000
Microsoft Publisher / PageMaker 3 Weeks Ksh. 2,500
Computer Packages

Entry Requirement

KCSE Certificate

Duration

One Month

About this course

In a competitive marketplace, brand recognition and design ingenuity are crucial. Businesses turn to graphic designers to create and maintain their brand identity, and to support their marketing and online presence. Learn to plan, manage and deliver professional graphic design projects at Star College of MGT Studies.

The Programmes Covered

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Pagemaker
  • Corel Draw
  • Email & Internet

Duration

4 Months

Fees

Ksh. 14,400

About this Course

Students in website design certificate program learn how to create graphics, animations, and web pages. They learn how to implement these elements and make them accessible via the Internet. Major web designing software applications are covered in this program.

The Programmes Covered

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Adobe
  • Adobe Pagemaker
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • Flash MX
  • Email & Internet

Duration

4 Months

Fees

Ksh.16,400

About this Course

Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program. Holding a MOS certification can earn an entry-level business employee.

The Programmes Covered

  • Introduction to computer
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Email & Internet

Duration

2 1/2 Months

Fees

Ksh.6,000

About this Course

The Desktop Publishing Certificate Program is designed to help students learn to create professional publications for print and web, such as: flyers, brochures, newsletters, magazines, books/booklets and more.
The program will help participants work through many steps of the desktop publishing process. They will learn the essentials: retouching and resizing photographs, creating original graphics, putting it all together in a layout, and exporting the files into formats for web or print.

The Programmes Covered

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Word
  • Corel Draw
  • Email & Internet

Duration

4 Months

Fees

Ksh.14,400

 

The Programmes Covered

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Sage/Pastel/Quick Books/Tally
  • Email & Internet

Duration

5 Months

Fees

Ksh.17,600

Payment Procedure

  • Fees should be paid in any of the following Banks in favour of:

Co-operative Bank
STAR COLLEGE OF MGT STUDIES
A/C No. 01100061456600 University Way Branch

ECO Bank Chambers Branch
A/C No.0731103948

M-PESA Pay Bill Number
Business No: 970710
Account No:
After payment confirm from the accounts office.

  • New students are required to provide two passport size photographs a copy of National ID Card.
  • Non-refundable registration fee of sh.1,000 is payable every calendar year.