Starz For High School Training Program (SHS)

Starz College of Science and Technology

Starz For High School (SHS) Program

A program designed to bridge the gap between High School and College/Univeristy.


The Starz for High School (SHS) program offers FREE College preparatory education to High School Students.

(Starz for High School – SHS) – ICT Skills for Junior and Senior high school students

Overview: the Starz for High School (SHS) program offers FREE College preparatory education to High School Students. It aims to help High School Students experience a gentle transition into College/University. This program enables candidates to accumulate College/University credits while in High School. Through the SHS program, candidates will complete the following studies:

  • Computer Essentials/Fundamentals (INFO 101): this course introduces the students to the software used in business and technology which includes word processing, spreadsheets, graphic, presentations, Internet fundamentals.
  • Freshman Orientation (FOA 100): this course introduces the College’s physical, Academic, and Social environment, and also promotes the personal development essential for success, including strengthening students’ leadership abilities. Topics include: campus facilities and resources; policies, procedures, and programs; study skills; and life management issues such as health, self-esteem, motivation, goal-setting, diversity, and communication. Upon completion, students will be able to function effectively within the College environment to meet their educational objectives.

 

Audience: this program is designed for students who have reading and comprehension skills, preferably, students attending at the Junior and Senior High School level.

Prerequisite

  • Participants must have the ability to manage themselves physically. (*see admissions office for details)
  • Participants must be older than 10 years
  • Participant must be a current student of an accredited school system

Training content

  • Freshman Orientation (FOA 100)
  • Fundamentals of Computing / Using Windows
  • Windows Multimedia Technologies
  • Simple data management (data transfer, extended drive)
  • Fundamental of Internet
  • Google Research engine
  • Facebook 101
  • Fundamental use of Microsoft Word
  • Fundamental use of Microsoft Excel

Application Information

  • Application process (registration) begins: April 2018
  • Application process (registration) deadline/ends: July 2018
  • Cost of Tuition: FREE (*Student pays a one-time registration fee of US $ 20.00)
  • Registration package (benefits): Student souvenir Tee Shirt, Electronic Textbook, ICT resource and On campus Internet service
  • Program duration: Six (6) weeks
  • Classes start date: (Next batch coming in 2018)
  • Student will be allowed to select available and convenient schedule

How to apply

  • Candidate must collect an application form from any of Starz campuses
  • Complete the application form (fill)
  • Present the completed application for at the Admissions and Records office on Starz main campus located in Sinkor, Airfield.
  • Submit the following along with application: 1 passport sized picture, 1 letter of recommendation or attestation from school or community, copy of student Identification Card or School report card; placed in a folder
  • Once registration is completed, student will be allowed to select preferred class time.