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Computer Society of Zimbabwe Institutional Members 2017
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Government of Zimbabwe Embraces Google Digital Skills Training Program
On Wednesday the 15th of March 2017, the Government of Zimbabwe officially gave a green light to the Google Digital Skills program. Deputy Minister for Information Communication Technology, Postal and Courier Services, Hon Deputy Minister Dr. W. Mlambo (MP) officially launched the program in Harare yesterday evening.
CSZ February Event: Local Bitcoin exchange says it processed US $100,000 in 2016. Targets $1M by 2018
Local Bitcoin exchange BitCoinFundi says it processed about US $100,000 worth of transactions in 2016. The exchange founder and CEO, Tawanda Kembo, says they have been growing their total transaction value by about 16% month on month and are looking to reach $1 million annual transactions by 2018.
TKembo was speaking at an event hosted by the Computer Society of Zimbabwe yesterday titled “Banking and Finance: Discussing Current Problems and ICT Solutions“.
ICDL Celebrates 20 years: 20 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT ICDL / ECDL
THE BIRTH OF THE EUROPEAN/ITERNATIONAL COMPUTER DRIVING LICENCE
The Computer Driving Licence (CDL), is a certification tool consisting of a modular set of IT tests. It was launched in Finland in January 1994, by the Finnish Computer Association (FIPA) and the Finnish Information Technology Development Centre (TIEKE).
During the first year, 10,000 people were certified and it was expanded into the pan-European European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) in August of 1996.
ICTs in Education and E-learning
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In the latest Zimbabwe academic calendar, a bold move was initiated which brought to the fore the inaugural use of digital technology in all education sectors from nursery schools to higher tertiary learning institutions. In a mighty way a new dawn of the adoption of e-learning on a broader level therefore just established itself in Zimbabwe.
The evolvement of e-learning has mostly been in institutions of higher learning where universities have established learning portals which their students access online to download or view lecture notes, class notices, fees statements, link up with lecturers and in more developed cases, collaborate on school work among themselves.
However, it will be crucial to highlight that in Zimbabwe, e-learning is no longer only limited to tertiary institutions, but even Early Childhood Development pupils are now exposed to the use of computers at nursery school. E-Learning has opened a whole industry and created opportunities for business among entrepreneurs and technology enthusiasts.
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Computer Society of Zimbabwe (CSZ) is an Internationally recognized professional body for Zimbabwe's community of ICT professionals.
The Computer Society of Zimbabwe was founded in 1974 with one objective, that of benefiting the Computer Industry and all people who work in it. The Society's aims were to educate the general public on the use and development of Electronic Data Processing, today more widely known as Information Technology. It set itself up to bring people using computers together, to set up standards within the industry and to promote computers and their use in scientific and commercial environments.The developments in the Information Technology Industry over the last two decades have meant that the Computer Society of Zimbabwe has had to examine and update its position in the light of these developments.
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