DIPLOMA GENDER AND WOMEN EMPOWERMENT
This is a two and half years course and the objective is to enable students appreciate the roles and responsibilities played by women in the development process. At the end of the course, students are expected to be skilled and knowledgeable in the following areas:
SEMESTER I UNITS
ENG 999: English Language
GIWEP 1501: Communication Skills
GIWEP 1502: Information Communication Technology
GIWEP 1503: Introduction To Gender Studies
GIWEP 1504: Women & Health.
GIWEP 1505: Development Economics
GIWEP 1506: Human Growth & Development.
GIWEP 1507: Community Based Organizations
GIWEP 1508: Community Capacity Building And Partnerships
GIWEP 1509: Social Research Methods.
SEMESTER II UNITS
GIWEP 1510: Institutions Supporting Women Empowerment.
GIWEP 1511: Project Management
GIWEP 1512: Advocacy And Lobbying
GIWEP 1513: HIV/Aids And Other Pandemics
GIWEP 1514: Basic Mathematics
GIWEP 1515: Women In Development Projects.
GIWEP 1516: Statistics
GIWEP 1517: Women & Education In Kenya.
GIWEP 1518: Project (Total Supervisory Unit)
SEMESTER III UNITS
GIWEP 1519: Social Policy And Administration
GIWEP 1520: Participatory Assessment, Monitoring & Evaluation.
GIWEP 1522: Family, Women & Child Welfare.
GIWEP1123: Gender And Development
GIWEP 1524: Practicum
- Minimum qualifications are KCSE C- or KCE Div. 2
- Certificate in Community development, Social development, Social work, Community Health, Counseling and Psychology.
- Course open to Beginners, Development facilitators, Project managers and Fresh students