CERTIFICATE IN SOCIAL WORK AND WELFARE


This programme takes one and a half years and by the end of this course, the trainee should be able to:

  • Understand various intervention measures in solving social problems in a society
  • Use local resources to empower the societies in order to become self reliance.   .
  • Appreciate the role of communication in social work
  • Understand various methods and approaches used in social development activities
  • Appreciate the importance of involving other professionals in the development and solving social problems in a society.
  • Promote ethical and legal practices in appraising and solving social development problems
  • Appreciate the importance of self-entrepreneurial skills in the national development

SEMESTER ONE

CSW 3102:     Communication Skills
CSW 3103:     Information Communication Technology
CSW 3104:     Introduction To Community Development.
CSW 3105:     Social Work, Theory and Methods.
CSW 3006:     Social Research Methods.
CSW 3107:     Social Policy and Administration.
CSW 3108:     Project Development and Management.

SEMESTER TWO

CSW 3109:     Human Growth and Development.
CSW 3110:     Sociology.
CSW 3111:     Law In Social Work
CSW 3112:     Advocacy and Lobbying.
CSW 3113:     Community Capacity Building And Partnerships
CSW 3114:     Counselling Skills.
CSW 3115:     Project (Not Teachable In Class; Supervisory
CSW 3116:     Field Practicum and Report

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum qualifications are KCSE D or KCE Div. 2 or the equivalent
  • Course open to Beginners, Community development workers, Welfare officers and Fresh students

FEES STRUCTURE

FULLTIME/EVENING STUDENTS

 Charges  Total Kshs
Admission 1,000
ID Card  300
Library 2,000
KISWSO 1,000
Medical  600
Activity 1,000
Education trips 1,000
Tuition 40,000
Examination 3,000
Assessment 2,000
Graduation 2,000
Grand Total 53,900

DISTANCE LEARNING STUDENTS

 Charges  Total Kshs
Admission  1,000
ID Card     300
Library  2,000
KISWSO  1,000
Medical     600
Activity  1,000
Workshops  3,000
Tuition 40,000
Examination   3,000
Assessment   2,000
Graduation   2,000
Grand Total 55,900