DMM: 1400 DIPLOMA IN DISASTER MITIGATION AND MANAGEMENT


This is a three years course. The objective is to equip students with skills and knowledge in disaster types and behaviors, be able to prepare, counsel, manage and monitor disasters very closely. The following units covered:

SEMESTER I UNITS

ENG 999:          English Language
DMM 1401:      Communication Skills
DMM 1402:      Information Communication Technology
DMM 1403:      Disasters & Behaviour Reaction
DMM 1404:      First-Aid & Other Emergency Toolkits
DMM 1405:      Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
DMM 1406:      Water & Sanitation In Emergencies
DMM 1407:      Emergency Planning
DMM 1408:      Office Administration And Management

SEMESTER II UNITS

DMM 1409:      Social Research Methods
DMM 1410:      Resource Mobilization And Fundraising
DMM 1411:      Principles And Practice Of Management
DMM 1412:      Environmental Impact Assessment/Environmental Audit
DMM 1413:      Hiv/Aids And Other Pandemics
DMM 1414:      Basic Mathematics
DMM 1415:      Resources Management
DMM 1416:      Statistics
DMM 1417:      Legal Issues In Disaster Mitigation & Management
DMM 1418:      Project (Total Supervisory Unit

SEMESTER III UNITS

DMM 1419:      Social Policy And Administration
DMM 1420:      Participatory Assessment, Monitoring & Evaluation
DMM 1421:      Introduction To Counselling
DMM 1422:      Occupational Safety & Health
DMM 1423:      Practicum

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Minimum qualifications are KCSE C- or KCE Div. 2 or the equivalent
  • Certificate in Community development, Social development, Social work, Community Health, Counseling and Psychology
  • Course open to Beginners, Development facilitators, Project managers and Fresh students

 FEES STRUCTURE

 FULLTIME/EVENING STUDENTS

Admission Fee 1,000
ID Card 300
Library 3,000
Education Trips 1,500
KISWSO 1,000
Tuition 60,000
Examination 4,500
Assessment 2,000
Graduation 2,000
Medical 600
GRAND TOTAL 75,900

DISTANCE LEARNING STUDENTS

Admission Fee 1,000
ID Card 300
Library 3,000
Caution 1,000
Tuition 60,000
Examination 4,500
Assessment 2,000
Workshops 4,500
Graduation 2,000
Medical 600
GRAND TOTAL 78,900