DIPLOMA IN COUNSELLING – KNEC

DCS 5200: DIPLOMA IN SPIRITUAL COUNSELLING


This is a three years 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 specialize 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
DCS 5201:          Communication Skills
DCS 5202:          Life Skills
DCS 5203:          Information Communication Technology
DCS 5204:          Entrepreneurship.
DCS 5205:          Introduction To Psychology
DCS 5206:          Lifespan Development
DCS 5207:          Personal Development I
DCS 5208:          Effective Study Skills
DCS 5209:          Counselling Skills And Techniques
DCS 5210:          Theories Of Counselling I
DCS 5211:          Ethical And Legal Issues In Counselling
DCS 5212:          Contextual Issues I
DCS 5213:          Practicum I

MODULE II UNITS – COUNSELLING II

DCS 5214:          Theories Of Counselling Ii
DCS 5215:          Personal Development Ii
DCS 5216:          Group Counselling
DCS 5217:          Multicultural And Gender Issues In Counselling
DCS 5218:          Psychological Testing And Assessment
DCS 5219:          Abnormal Behaviour And Mental Health Counselling
DCS 5220:          Contextual Issues II
DCS 5221:          Business Plan
DCS 5222:          Introduction To Counselling Research Project
DCS 5223:          Practicum II

MODULE III UNITS – SPIRITUAL COUNSELLING OPTION

DCS 5224:          Sacred Writings Survey 1: Old Testament
DSC 5225:          Sacred Writings 1: The Holy Quran
DSC 5226:          Sacred Writings 1: Hindu
DCS 5227:          Spiritual Formation
DCS 5228:          Spirituality And Counselling
DCS 5229:          Theories Of Spiritual Counselling Christian Spiritual Counselling
DCS 5230:          Islamic Spiritual Counselling
DCS 5231:          Theories Of Hindu Spiritual Counselling
DCS 5232:          Major World Religions And Counselling
DCS 5233:          Intra And Interpersonal Relations
DCS 5234:          Sacret Writing Survey II – The New Testament Survey
DCS 5235:          Islamic Sacred Writing Ii Hadith
DCS 5236:          Hindu Sacred Writing II
DCS 5237:          Spiritual Doctrines – Biblical Doctrine
DCS 5238:          Doctrine Of Islam
DCS 5239:          Hindu Spiritual Doctrine
DCS 5240:          Marriage An Family Therapy.  Christian Approach To Marriage And Family
DCS 5241:          Islamic Approach To Marriage And Family
DCS 5242:          Hindu Approach To Marriage
DCS 5243:          Sex In Marriage And Family
DCS 5244:          Hiv & Aids And Spirituality
DCS 5245:          Disaster And Trauma Management
DCS 5246:          African Traditional Religion (ATR)
DCS 5247:          Personal Development Iii
DCS 5248:          Research Project
DCS 5249:          Practicum 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 1000
 ID Card 300
Library 3000
Field Trip 1,500
Activity 1,000
Tuition 147,000
Mock Exam 1,500
KNEC Exam 23,850
Assessment 2,000
Graduation 2,000
KISWSO 1,000
Medical 600
TOTAL 142,750

DISTANCE LEARNING STUDENTS

Charges Total Kshs
Admission 1000
ID Card 300
Library 3000
Work shop 4,500
Activity 1,000
Tuition 147,000
Mock Exam 1,500
KNEC Exam 23,850
Assessment 2,000
Graduation 2,000
KISWSO 1,000
Medical 600
TOTAL 187,750