Diploma in Social Work & Community Development

Module 1

  • Introduction to community development
  • Social work theory and practice
  • Development economics
  • Community based organizations
  • Communication skills
  • Entrepreneurship education
  • Community capacity building and empowerment
  • Information communication technology

Module 2

  • Resource mobilization and fundraising
  • Project management
  • Advocacy and lobbying
  • HIV/AIDS and other pandemics
  • Statistic
  • Resource management

Module 3: Part A (Elective for social work)

  • Social psychology and human development
  • Introduction to counseling psychology
  • Social Rehabilitation And Reintegration
  • Disaster Management
  • Social Policy And Administration
  • Social Research Project

Module 3: Part B (Elective for community development)

  • Transformation  and social marketing
  • Community development methodologies
  • Management of community concerns
  • Community Leadership skills
  • Gender and development
  • Social research project

Entry Requirements

  • Duration:-18 Months 
  • Minimum:-KCSE  C- or  KCE Div 3 or the equivalent
  • Examination : - KNEC