DIPLOMA IN COUNSELLING – KNEC

DC-MFTO 5100: MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY 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:

UNITS

MODULE I – COUNSELLING I

ENG 999:                    English Language
DC-MFTO 5101:     Communication Skills
DC-MFTO 5102:     Life Skills
DC-MFTO 5103:     Information Communication Technology
DC-MFTO 5104:     Entrepreneurship.
DC-MFTO 5105:     Introduction To Psychology
DC-MFTO 5106:     Lifespan Development
DC-MFTO 5107:     Personal Development I
DC-MFTO 5108:     Effective Study Skills
DC-MFTO 5109:     Counselling Skills And Techniques
DC-MFTO 5110:     Theories Of Counselling I
DC-MFTO 5111:     Ethical And Legal Issues In Counselling
DC-MFTO 5112:     Contextual Issues I
DC-MFTO 5113:     Practicum I

MODULE II UNITS – COUNSELLING II

DC-MFTO 5114:     Theories Of Counselling I
DC-MFTO 5115:     Personal Development I
DC-MFTO 5116:     Group Counselling
DC-MFTO 5117:     Multicultural And Gender Issues In Counselling
DC-MFTO 5118:     Psychological Testing And Assessment
DC-MFTO 5119:     Abnormal Behaviour And Mental Health Counselling
DC-MFTO 5120:     Contextual Issues I
DC-MFTO 5121:     Business Plan
DC-MFTO 5122:     Introduction To Counselling Research Project
DC-MFTO 5123:     Practicum I

MODULE II UNITS – COUNSELLING III

DC-MFTO 5124:     Sociology Of Marriage And Family Therapy
DC-MFTO 5125:     Foundations And Trends In Marriage And Family Therapy
DC-MFTO 5126:     Professional Ethics And Legal Issues In Marriage And Family
DC-MFTO 5127:     Family Health And Illness
DC-MFTO 5128:     Parenting
DC-MFTO 5129:     Contextual Issues In Marriage And Family Therapy
DC-MFTO 5130:     Theories Of Marriage And Family Therapy
DC-MFTO 5131:     Practice Of Marital And Family Therapy
DC-MFTO 5132:     Human Sexuality Within Marriage And Family
DC-MFTO 5133:     Research Project
DC-MFTO 5134:     Practicum III
DC-MFTO 5135:     Personal Development 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 CLASS

Charges

Total Kshs

Admission

1000

 ID Card

300

Library

3000

Field Trip

1,500

Activity

1,000

Tuition

105,000

Mock Exam

1,500

KNEC Exam

23,850

Assessment

2,000

Graduation

2,000

KISWSO

1,000

Medical

600

Grand Total

142,750

DISTANCE LEARNING

Charges

Total Kshs

Admission

1000

ID Card

300

Library

3000

Work shop

4,500

Activity

1,000

Tuition

105,000

Mock Exam

1,500

KNEC Exam

23,850

Assessment

2,000

Graduation

2,000

KISWSO

1,000

Medical

600

Grand Total

145,750