Colleges and Universities Offering Diploma In Social Work and Community Development in Kenya

  • Course Name: Diploma In Social Work and Community Development()
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Institutions Offering Diploma In Social Work and Community Development

  • Bridge College Bridge College, Nairobi  
    Course entry requirements
    - Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Minimum Grade C-(Minus) and above OR Pass in Certificate in Social Work and Development

    Program duration: 6 Terms (18 months)

    Exam body: KNEC

    Course content
    (i) Module I
    -Communication Skills
    -Entrepreneurship Education
    -Community Capacity Building and Empowerment
    -Information Communication Technology
    -Social Work Theory and Practice
    -Introduction to Community Development
    -Development Economics
    -Community Based Organizations

    (ii) Module II
    Admission criteria: Pass Craft Course in Social Development OR Pass Module I in Social Work and Community Development

    Course content
    -Disaster Management
    -Statistics
    -Legal Aspects in Social Development Work
    -Resource Management
    -Resource Mobilization and Fundraising
    -Project Management
    -Advocacy and Lobbying
    -HIV and AIDS and other pandemics

    (iii) Module III
    (a) Focus for students who wish to specialize in Social Work

    Course entry requirements: Pass Module II in Social Work and Community Development

    Course content
    -Disaster Management
    -Social Policy and Administration
    -Social Research Project
    -Social Psychology and Human Development
    -Introduction to Counselling Psychology
    -Social Rehabilitation and Re-integration

    (b) Focus for students who wish to specialize in Community

    Course entry requirements
    -Pass Module II in Social Work and Community Development

    Course content
    -Community Leadership
    -Gender and Development
    -Social Research Project
    -Transformation and Social Marketing
    -Community Development Methodologies
    -Management of Community Concerns
  • Delhi College Delhi College, Nairobi  
    Duration: 104 weeks

    Language: English

    Course Outline:
    Module I
    • Social Work Theory and Practice
    • Introduction to Community Development
    • Development Economics
    • Entrepreneurship Studies
    • Community Capacity Building and Empowerment
    • Information Communication Technology
    • Community Based Organizations
    • Communication Skills
    • Life skills

    Module II
    • Legal Aspects in Social Development Work
    • Resource Mobilization and Fundraising
    • Project Management
    • Advocacy and Lobbying
    • HIV/AIDS and other Pandemics
    • Statistics
    • Resource Management

    Module III
    • Disaster Management
    • Social Psychology and Human Development
    • Social Rehabilitation and Reintegration
    • Social Policy and Administration
    • Social Research Project
    • Community Leadership
    • Introduction to Counseling Psychology
    • Transformation and Social Marketing
    • Community Development Methodologies
    • Management of Community Concerns
    • Gender and Development
  • Kimtech Training College Kimtech Training College, Kehancha  
    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- and above in KCSE or credit pass in Certificate by KNEC Examination or any other recognized qualification.

    Course duration: 3 modules

    Course content
    -MANAGEMENT OF COMMUNITY CONCERNS
    -GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT
    -ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECTS
    -COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP
    -COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT METHODOLOGIES
    -TRANSFORMATION AND SOCIAL MARKETING
    -SOCIAL RESEARCH PROJECT
    -RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
    -PROJECT MANAGEMENT
    -LEGAL ASPECTS IN SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT WORK
    -HIV AND AIDS AND OTHER PANDEMICS
    -ADVOCACY AND LOBBYING
    -STATISTICS
    -RESOURCE MOBILIZATION AND FUND RAISING
    -COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
    -COMMUNITY BASED ORGANIZATIONS
    -COMMUNICATION SKILLS
    -CAPACITY BUILDING and EMPOWERMENT
    -SOCIAL WORK THEORY AND PRACTICE
    -INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
    -ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION
    -DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS
  • The Nairobi Women's Hospital College The Nairobi Women's Hospital College, Nairobi  
    Admission Criteria: Applicants must have attained a mean grade of C- (minus) in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education or its equivalent.
    Duration: 2.5 years
    Fees: 85,000/=
    Mode of Study: Full Time
    Examination & Licensing: Learning modules are examined by the Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC). We are a registered examination center for Kenya National Examination Council.
    Enrollment Intakes: January, May, September
  • Uwezo College Uwezo College, Machakos  
    Minimum Requirements:
    C-(minus) in KCSE or certificate in community Development.

    Exam Body:
    K.N.E.C.

    Course Content:
    -Social work theory and practice
    -Introduction to community development
    -Development Economics
    -Community Based organizations
    -Communication skills
    -Entrepreneurship education
    -Community capacity building and Empowerment
    -Information Technology
  • Matili Technical Training Institute. Matili Technical Training Institute., Kimilili  
    (a) Module I

    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- in KCSE

    Intake: January/September

    Exam series: November/July

    Course duration: 3 terms

    (b) Module III

    Course entry requirements
    -Pass in module II

    Intake: January/May

    Exam series: July/November

    Course duration: 2 terms

    Exam body: KNEC
  • Mitunguu Technical Training Institute Mitunguu Technical Training Institute, Meru  
    (i) Module I

    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- in KCSE

    (ii) Module II

    Course entry requirements
    -Pass in module I

    (iii) Module III

    Course entry requirements
    -Pass in module II

    Program duration: 2 terms per module

    Intake: January and September

    Intake: KNEC



  • Kisumu National Polytechnic Kisumu National Polytechnic, Kisumu  
    Module I-III

    Course entry requirements
    -KCSE mean grade C- (Minus).
    -KNEC Craft Certificate for Module II.
    -KNEC Diploma II for Diploma III

    Intake
    (i) January/September-Regular
    (ii) May intake (Part Time) (Evening and Weekends)

    Exam body: KNEC

    Course duration: 9 terms with Attachment
  • Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology  Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology , Nakuru  
    (i) Module I

    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- and above in KCSE

    (ii) Module II

    Course entry requirements
    -Pass in module I

    (iii) Module III

    Course entry requirements
    -Pass in module II

    Course duration: 2 terms, per module

    Exam body: KNEC
  • Nairobi Aviation College Nairobi Campus Nairobi Aviation College Nairobi Campus, Nairobi  
    CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

    1.Social workers in various sectors
    2.Community capacity building offers
    3. Community based organization offers
    4. Project management offers
    5. HIV/AIDS management coordinator
  • Mukurwe-Ini Technical Training Institute. Mukurwe-Ini Technical Training Institute., Mukurweini  
    Module I-III

    Admission criteria
    -Applicants are required to have scored a mean grade of C- and above in KCSE

    Course duration: 3 years

    Intake: January/May/September

    Exam body: KNEC
  • Kapcherop Technical and Vocational College Kapcherop Technical and Vocational College, Kapcherop  
    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- in KCSE or a Pass in Craft in Social work and Community Development

    Exam body: KNEC

    Course duration: 3 modules

    Intake: May and September
  • University of Embu University of Embu, Embu  
    Entry Requirements:
    1. Mean grade C- (Minus) at KCSE or equivalent; OR,
    2. Mean grade D+ (Plus) at KCSE with at least a Certificate in Social Work or any other in a related field from a recognized Institution.
  •  Butere Technical Training Institute, Butere  
    Mode of study: Modular

    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- and above in KCSE

    Exam body: KNEC

    Intake: January, May and September

    Course duration: 9 terms
  • Siaya Institute of Technology. Siaya Institute of Technology., Siaya  
    Course entry requirements
    -A mean grade of C- and above in KCSE

    Mode of study: Full time

    Course duration: 3 years

    Intake: January/September

    Exam body: KNEC




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