YOUTH CHALLENGE INTERNATIONAL & YMCA PARTNERSHIP<br />LEADERSHIP NETWORKING EVENT: PRESENT MEETS FUTURE<br />
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES/PATHWAYS IN INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY<br />MIRACULE DANIEL GAVOR.<br />(CO-FOUNDER & DIR...
FROM TRADITIONAL TO INFROMATION-BASED EDUCATION<br />FROM (INDUSTRIAL AGE)<br />TO (INFORMATION AGE)<br />HOW TO MAKE THIN...
DECISION MAKING IN CHOOSING A CAREER IN ICT<br />IDEA<br />SHARED MEANING<br />SYMBOLIC REPRESENTATION<br />MANIPULATION<b...
WHAT IS ICT?<br />THE ART AND SCIENCE OF COMMUNICATING INFORMATION  USING TECHNOLOGY. IT INCLUDES HOW THE INFORMATION IS G...
BRANCHES OF ICT<br />INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM<br />INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY<br />SOFTWARE ENGINEERING<br />TELECOMMUNIC...
CAREERS IN ICT<br />SOFTWARE DEVELOPER/PROGRAMMER<br />NETWORK/SYSTEMS ENGINEER<br />GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ARTIST<br />WEB DEVE...
REQUIREMENTS TO PURSUE A CAREER IN ICT<br />BASIC EDUCATION<br />HIGH SCHOOL<br />PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE<br />DIPLOMA<br...
ICT TRAINING INSTITUTES IN GHANA<br />TRAINING CENTRES<br />UNIVERSITIES<br />AITI-KACE<br />NIIT*<br />IPMC*<br />J-PROMP...
INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS/ ACCREDITATIONS<br />MICROSOFT-MCP,MCSA,MCSE,MCDBA, etc<br />SUN MICROSYSTEMS-JAVA<br />ORACLE<br ...
WEBSITES TO VISIT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION<br />www.gtslearning.com<br />www.comptia.com<br />www.microsoft.com/training<br...
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Youth Challenge International &amp; Ymca Partnership

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A presentation at Youth Challenge International and YMCA Ghana Leadership Networking Event:Present Meets Future seminar for the youth in Koforidua 15/03/2010

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Youth Challenge International &amp; Ymca Partnership

  1. 1. YOUTH CHALLENGE INTERNATIONAL & YMCA PARTNERSHIP<br />LEADERSHIP NETWORKING EVENT: PRESENT MEETS FUTURE<br />
  2. 2. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES/PATHWAYS IN INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY<br />MIRACULE DANIEL GAVOR.<br />(CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR)<br />EDAN RESEARCH & MATH INSTITUTE.<br />
  3. 3. FROM TRADITIONAL TO INFROMATION-BASED EDUCATION<br />FROM (INDUSTRIAL AGE)<br />TO (INFORMATION AGE)<br />HOW TO MAKE THINGS<br />PRODUCTION PROBLEMS<br />TRADE IN GOODS<br />INDUSTRIAL FOCUS<br />OWNERSHIP OF MATERIAL GOODS<br />HOW TO MANAGE THINGS<br />MANAGEMENT PROBLEMS<br />INFORMATION PRODUCTS<br />FOCUS ON “HIGH-TECH”<br />IMPORTANCE OF OWNERSHIP DECREASES<br />
  4. 4. DECISION MAKING IN CHOOSING A CAREER IN ICT<br />IDEA<br />SHARED MEANING<br />SYMBOLIC REPRESENTATION<br />MANIPULATION<br />APPLICATION<br />
  5. 5. WHAT IS ICT?<br />THE ART AND SCIENCE OF COMMUNICATING INFORMATION USING TECHNOLOGY. IT INCLUDES HOW THE INFORMATION IS GENERATED,MEDIUM THROUGH WHICH IT IS COMMUNICATED, HOW IT IS STORED AND RETRIEVED AND ALSO PROTECTED.<br />
  6. 6. BRANCHES OF ICT<br />INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM<br />INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY<br />SOFTWARE ENGINEERING<br />TELECOMMUNICATION<br />COMPUTER SCIENCE<br />NETWORK ENGINEERING<br />INFORMATION SECURITY<br />
  7. 7. CAREERS IN ICT<br />SOFTWARE DEVELOPER/PROGRAMMER<br />NETWORK/SYSTEMS ENGINEER<br />GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ARTIST<br />WEB DEVELOPER/DESIGNER<br />DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR<br />NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR<br />ICT INSTRUCTOR/FACULTY<br />PC TECHNICIAN<br />
  8. 8. REQUIREMENTS TO PURSUE A CAREER IN ICT<br />BASIC EDUCATION<br />HIGH SCHOOL<br />PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE<br />DIPLOMA<br />DEGREE<br />
  9. 9. ICT TRAINING INSTITUTES IN GHANA<br />TRAINING CENTRES<br />UNIVERSITIES<br />AITI-KACE<br />NIIT*<br />IPMC*<br />J-PROMPT<br />AIT*<br />KNUST<br />UG-LEGON<br />UEW-COLTEK,KUMASI<br />SMU<br />ASHESI<br />ANUC<br />CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY-TAIFA<br />
  10. 10. INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS/ ACCREDITATIONS<br />MICROSOFT-MCP,MCSA,MCSE,MCDBA, etc<br />SUN MICROSYSTEMS-JAVA<br />ORACLE<br />CISCO-CCNA,CCNP<br />LINUX<br />COMPTIA-A+,N+, etc<br />ICDL<br />
  11. 11. WEBSITES TO VISIT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION<br />www.gtslearning.com<br />www.comptia.com<br />www.microsoft.com/training<br />www.niitghana.com<br />www.schoolsinghana.com<br />www.aiti-kace.com.gh<br />www.google.com<br />
  12. 12. Thank you<br />

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