CHIV 3800: CERTIFICATE IN HIV/ AIDS


This is a one year course. At the end of the course the trainee should;

  • Understand the role of HIV/AIDS in the development of the organizations goals.
  • Understand the legal provisions that govern HIV/AIDS management.
  • Demonstrate competencies in prevention, management, care and support of HIV/AIDS patients.
  • Appreciate the role of networking and partnership in the prevention, the fight, management, care and support of HIV/AIDS.
  • Understand global trends in HIV/AIDS and situations.
  • Demonstrate high competence in application of appropriate knowledge and skills in the management and control of HIV/AIDS.
  • Demonstrate understanding of innovative ways of being self reliant.
  • Apply life skills and behaviour change and communication knowledge in enhancing positive attitudes and prevention measures towards HIV/AIDS and other pandemics in the society.

UNITS

SEMESTER ONE

CHIV 3801:     English Language
CHIV 3802:     Communication Skills
CHV 3803:      Information Communication Technology
CHIV 3804:     Introduction To HIV/Aids
CHIV 3805:     Counselling In HIV/Aids
CHIV 3806:     Social Research Methods.
CHIV 3807:     Office Management
CHIV 3808:     Entrepreneurship

SEMESTER TWO

CHIV 3809:     STIs And Opportunistic Infections
CHIV 3810:     Voluntary Counselling And Testing Techniques.
CHIV 3811:     Professional Ethics In HIV/Aids
CHIV 3812:     Home Based Care Management
CHIV 3813:     Nutrition In HIV/Aids
CHIV 3814:     Social Mobilization And Marketing
CHIV 3815:     Healthcare Waste Management
CHIV 3816:     Project (Not Teachable In Class; Supervisory Unit)
CHIV 3817:     Practicum

  QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum qualifications are KCSE D+ or KCE Div. 3 or the equivalent
  • Course open to Beginners, Community development workers, pastors, Welfare officers and Fresh students

 FEES STRUCTURE

 FULLTIME/EVENING STUDENTS

Admission Fee 1,000
ID Card 300
Library 2,000
Education Trips 1,000
Activity fee 1,000
Tuition 42,500
Examination 3,000
Assessment 2,000
Graduation 2,000
KISWSO 1,000
Medical 600
GRAND TOTAL 56,400

 DISTANCE LEARNING STUDENTS

Admission Fee 1,000
ID Card 300
Library 2,000
Activity fee 1,000
Tuition 43,500
Examination 3,000
Workshops 3,000
Assessment 1,500
Graduation 1,500
KISWSO 1,000
Medical 600
GRAND TOTAL 58,400