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Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology (FSST)

School of Information and Communication Studies

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DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY STUDIES

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY AND COUNSELLING

DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

DEPARTMENT OF LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Quality Objectives

To provide quality technological education in social and technology studies that inculcates Social, cultural and national values.

  • To establish and operate a functional management structure and systems that are open and result oriented to meet the requirements of stakeholders.
  • To establish and enhance collaborative engagements with the industry, research institutions, national, regional and international universities to enhance innovative, technological trainer and intellectual resources.
  • To provide and pursue academic and intellectual leadership in social and technology studies through research, consultancy, creativity and leadership.
  • To prepare graduates in Social and Technology Studies who are independent scholars, capable of fostering originality and scholarship and integrate professional education and experience with societal challenges.
  • To provide quality student welfare and support services professional.
  • To provide quality education and training that will enable trainees pursue professional academic endeavors that promotes the Vision, Mission, Core values and quality objectives of the Technical University of Kenya.

Mission , Vision and Mandate

VISION
To be a top rated School of Social and Technology Studies
MISSION
To provide quality innovative and market oriented education and training in social and technology studies
MOTTO
Education and training for the real world.
MANDATE
To train middle and high level manpower for private and public sector for both local and regional needs.

 

About The School

The School of Information and Communication Studies, under Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology (FSST) was established in December 2008 during the restructuring of The Kenya Polytechnic University College. It offers courses at Certificate, Diploma and Degree programmes.
Courses offered in the School blend theory with practice and teaching methods consist of lectures, seminars, practical, demonstrations, written assignments, project work, field visits and tours, problem solving and synthesis and industrial attachment. Graduates are well grounded in the theory, practice and methodology of the disciplines offered. The School endeavours to provide education and training in line with the Vision and Mission of KPUC and Kenyas National Development Agenda. The training programmes are also geared to meet the aspirations of Kenya Vision 2030.
Our students undertake industrial attachment to enable them blend theory with practice, develop positive attitudes and have practical skills. We integrate ICT in the teaching of our courses and programmes in line with Kenyas Vision 2030 which seeks to promote knowledge in Science, Technology  and Innovation (STI).

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