DIPLOMA IN COUNSELLING – KNEC 

DC-HIV TCCCS 2800: HIV TESTING AND COUNSELLING IN COMMUNITY AND CLINICAL SETTINGS OPTION

This is a three year course, whose objective is to equip students with knowledge, skills and experience in the basic principles of counseling and integrate these principles with other counseling knowledge in practice.  Diploma in Counseling has various options which an individual can choose to special in.  Diploma in Counseling is covered in three modules and the units for each module(s) have been outlined as per the option an individual will decide to pursue. The following units will be covered:

MODULE I UNITS – COUNSELLING I

ENG 999:                                 English Language
DC-HIV TCCCS 2800:      Communication Skills
DC-HIV TCCCS 2802:      Life Skills
DC-HIV TCCCS 2803:      Information Communication Technology
DC-HIV TCCCS 2804:     Entrepreneurship.
DC-HIV TCCCS 2805:     Introduction To Psychology
DC-HIV TCCCS 2806:      Lifespan Development
DC-HIV TCCCS 2807:     Personal Development I
DC-HIV TCCCS 2808:     Effective Study Skills
DC-HIV TCCCS 2809:     Counselling Skills And Techniques
DC-HIV TCCCS 2810:     Theories Of Counselling I
DC-HIV TCCCS 2811:     Ethical And Legal Issues In Counselling
DC-HIV TCCCS 2812:     Contextual Issues I
DC-HIV TCCCS 2813:     Practicum I

MODULE II UNITS – COUNSELLING II

DC-HIV TCCCS 2814:      Theories Of Counselling II
DC-HIV TCCCS 2815:     Personal Development II
DC-HIV TCCCS 2816:     Group Counselling
DC-HIV TCCCS 2817:     Multicultural And Gender Issues In Counselling
DC-HIV TCCCS 2818:     Psychological Testing And Assessment
DC-HIV TCCCS 2819:     Abnormal Behaviour And Mental Health Counselling
DC-HIV TCCCS 2820:     Contextual Issues II
DC-HIV TCCCS 2821:     Business Plan
DC-HIV TCCCS 2822:     Introduction To Counselling Research Project
DC-HIV TCCCS 2823:     Practicum II

MODULE III – COUNSELLING III

DC-HIV TCCCS 2824:     Care And Treatment Of HIV And Aids
DC-HIV TCCCS 2825:      Nutrition In HIV And Aids
DC-HIV TCCCS 2826:      Theory And Practice Of HIV Testing
DC-HIV TCCCS 2827:     Process And Practice Of HIV Testing And Counselling
DC-HIV TCCCS 2828:     Psychosocial And Contextual Issues And HIV And Aids
DC-HIV TCCCS 2829:     Professional Issues In HIV And Aids Testing And Counselling
DC-HIV TCCCS 2830:     Personal Development III
DC-HIV TCCCS 2831:      Research Project
DC- HIV TCCCS 2832:     Practcum III

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 workers, Social workers, Project managers and Fresh students

FEES STRUCTURE

FULLTIME/EVENING STUDENTS

Charges Total Kshs
Admission    1,000
ID Card       300
Library    3,000
KISWSO    1,000
Medical        600
Activity    1,000
Educational Trips    1,500
Tuition 96,000
Mock Exams   1,500
KNEC Exams 23,850
Assessment   2,000
Graduation   2,000
Grand Total 133,750

 DISTANCE LEARNING STUDENTS

Charges Total Kshs
Admission     1,000
ID Card       300
KISWSO    1,000
Library    3,000
Medical       600
Activity    1,000
Workshops    4,500
Tuition  96,000
Mock Exams    1,500
Knec Exams 23,850
Assessment    2,000
Graduation    2,000
Grand Total 136,750