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  • 01st Mar, 2024 11:53am
  • News Update

The East African University is delighted to have been accredited by ICDL Africa as a Test Centre for ICDL Certification program. The Officials handed the certificate to the Vice Chancellor on 26th Feb 2024 at TEAU Boardroom in presence of IT Administrator and representative from Head of Department.

ICDL (International Certification of Digital Literacy) is a globally recognised certification programme that verifies an individual’s proficiency in essential computer skills. ICDL has developed a diverse range of modules, from basic computer use, word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and online collaboration, to advanced digital skills for occupational effectiveness as well as new and emerging technologies. To obtain ICDL certification, individuals typically undergo training or self-study for the relevant modules and then take standardised tests to demonstrate their competence. The certification is awarded upon successful completion of these tests, providing a valuable credential that signifies a person’s ability to use digital tools effectively in various professional and personal contexts.

ICDL Course Levels:

ICDL 1 (Base Modules)

  • Computer & Online Essentials
  • Documents
  • Spreadsheets
  • Presentations

ICDL for Education

  • Application Essentials
  • Computer & online Essentials
  • Cyber security
  • ICT for Education

ICDL for professionals

  • Data Analytics
  • Digital marketing
  • e-commerce
  • Customer Relation Marketing (CRM) systems

ICDL Insights

  • Cloud computing
  • Internet of things (IoT)
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data Development

Who Can Join:
The courses Targets form four leavers, university students ,IT professional and Working professional who want to enhance their ICT skills and obtain certification from the respective partners.

Entry Qualification

Not limited to any requirement.

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