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2.01: DIPLOMA IN COMMUNITY FOCUSED DEVELOPMENT

Course Objective: This course aims at equiping students with knowledge, skills and attitudes to contribute at various levels of community development by influencing innovative thinking and search for solutions to challenges affecting society.

Qualification
: KCSE D+/Div iii or relevant certificate

Intakes: January/April /July/October
Duration: 1 year full time; 18 months for distance and E-learning

CORE UNITS

1. Socio-Economic Poverty Analysis and Millenium
Development Goals
2. Participatory Development Techniques
3. Participatory Learning Aproaches (PLA/PRA)
4. Management of Community Based Organisation
5. Gender Analysis for Action
6. Facilitation and Presentation of Skills for Community Development Workers
7. Organisational Development and Strategic Planning
8. Project Cycle Management
9. Pschology and Human Development
10. Social Legislation
11. Project Monitoring and Evaluation
12. Research Paper

ELECTIVE UNITS

1. HIV/AIDS Prevention & Management for Sustainable Development
2. Micro-Enterprise Development for Poverty alleviation
3. Emergency Preparedness, Response, Mitigation and Development
4. Communication and Team Building
5. Human Rights Advocacy and Lobbying

COURSE FEES:

KENYAN STUDENTS
FOREIGN STUDENTS (USD)
 
FULLTIME
DLO/E-LEARNING
 
Registration Fee(Once)
Ksh 1500
Ksh 1500
$50
Student ID(Once)
Ksh 300
Ksh 300
$10
Student Welfare
Ksh 300
Ksh 300
$10
Tuition Fee (Per Unit)
Ksh 54 000
Ksh 57 600
$900
Library Fee
Ksh 1500
Ksh 1500
$20
Exam Fee(Once)
Ksh 3000
Ksh 3000
$55
Research Paper (supervision)
Ksh 3000
Ksh 3000
$60
TOTAL
Ksh 63,600
Ksh 67,200
$1105


Mode of payment: Course Fees maybe paid in full or in installments as tabulated below

 
1st Semester
2nd Semester
3rd Semester
TOTAL
Full /Part Time
Ksh 24 600
Ksh 22 500
Ksh 16 500
Ksh 63 600
Distant Learning
Ksh 26 100
Ksh 24 000
Ksh 17 100
Ksh 67 200
Foreign Students
USD 445
USD 375
USD 285
USD 1105

Others: Field Excursions, Guaranteed Field Attachment & Free Computer Classes

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