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Diploma in Community Development and social Work

Objectives of the programme
Upon completion of the prescribed course of study for Diploma in Community Development and Social Work the graduate will have acquired knowledge, skills and abilities to be able to:

  1. Use development knowledge skills and abilities attained to support Development organizations control principles and procedures;
  2. Describe development concepts, principles and procedures in development organisations
  3. Select and apply development paradigms in appropriate development situations;
  4. Apply various development skills to solve problems in various economics, political and social areas

 Minimum Entry Requirements
The following are the minimum requirements for registration into Diploma in Community Development and Social Work Programme

1.    Be a holder of aggregate grade of C in KCSE and grade C- in Mathematics and English. Or
2.    Be a  holder of  KCE certificate with a  Division III in KCE with credit passes in mathematics and English     Or
3.    Be holder of an accredited certificate with a credit pass that is recognized by the University Senate   Or
4.    Be a holder of any other qualification accepted by the University Senate as equivalent to any of the above

Course Duration
The Diploma in Community Development and Social Work shall normally be offered over a minimum of one (1) year of study, usually called academic years and a maximum of (2) years

Mode of delivery of the proposed programme
•    Full time (Regular)
•    Part time/evening
•    School based
•    Weekend intensive
•    Online/distance learning

Fee Structure
Click here to download the fees structure

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