31 Mar The role of ICT in Career development for Nigerian Youth
Currently, everyone should be aware that the “certificate” has been hyped over the years.
Now, how can ICT influence your career decisions and development as a Nigerian Youth?
First, what is ICT?
ICT (Information and Communications Technology) refers to all the technologies used to handle telecommunications, broadcasting, audiovisuals (radio and television) and the internet.
ICT is a diverse, dynamic and intellectual field where you can build a niche for yourself, have a realistic career, pay your bills and as the same time be versatile.
*ICT gives you an opportunity to combine your interests/passion with your job, it offers you job flexibility
*ICT creates an avenue for you to solve problems
*ICT is a global career, your skills can be useful in getting a job around the globe and can take you places.
*ICT creates an opportunities for entertainment, you can join the world of entertainment with ICT qualification and skills.
*Considering how hard it is to land a job in Nigeria today, the demand for ICT skills is growing day by day.
Some Multimedia/ICT courses you would want to consider delving into are;
- 3D Animation and Cartoon
- Graphic/UI Design
- Motion Graphics
- Visual Effects
- Video Editing
- AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup and Civil 3D
- Website Design and Development
- Digital Marketing/SEO
- 2D Character Animation and Whiteboard.
In my next post, I’ll be discussing the sectors that require these skills. Remember to follow up with the blog posts.
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Have a peaceful week!