Gender and Development


Course Objective (NTA level Seven)

The specific objectives of this programme are:

  • To impart gender knowledge and skills that will enable learners to facilitate positive change of community behaviour and attitudes towards adoption of innovations
  • To equip learners with gender knowledge and skills that will enable them to enhance community capacity to effectively and efficiently manage development initiatives and processes
  • To impart knowledge and skills that will enable learners to help communities mobilize and harness resources to improve their livelihood
  • To impart knowledge and skills that will enable learners capacitate communities to assess and analyze problems and opportunities to solve them
  • ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The Higher Diploma programme in Gender and Community Development targets form six leavers and holders of Ordinary Diploma in Community Development or related fields at NTA level 6 with a minimum of second class pass.

    • Form VI (ACSEE) leavers with at least two Principal passes in Arts subjects with total points not below 3.5 obtained from scoring A = 5, B+ = 4, B= 3, C= 2, D = 1 and E = 0.5 for those who completed studies in 2014 onwards, or

     

    • Form VI (ACSEE) with at least two principal passes in Arts subjects with total points not below 3.5 obtained from scoring A = 5, B = 4, C = 3, D = 2 and E = 1 and S = 0.5 for those who completed studies before 2014, Or

     

    Ordinary Diploma in Community Development, Education, Social work, Rural Development, or other related fields from training institutions recognized by NACTE or TCU, with at least second class or B average. Applicants with diploma qualification must also have passed O-level Certificate of Secondary education Examination (CSEE) with at least four passes (D or above)

    PROGRAMME MODULE

    Core Modules

    Code

    Module Title

    Scheme of Study
    hrs/wk

    Credit Per
    Module

    L

    SS

    P

    AS

    CDU07101

    Community Development Theories and Principles

    4.0

    1.5

    2.0

    1.0

    11

    GDU07102

    Gender and Culture

    5.0

    1.5

    3.0

    1.5

    15

    GDU07305

    Gender Analysis Frameworks

    5.0

    1.5

    3.0

    1.5

    15

    CDU07304

    Environment and Natural Resources Management

    4.0

    1.5

    2.0

    1.0

    11

    CDU07305

    Social Science Research Methods

    4.0

    1.5

    2.0

    1.0

    11

    CDU07108

    Sociology

    4.0

    1.5

    2.0

    1.0

    11

    GDU07203

    Gender Empowerment

    5.0

    1.5

    3.0

    1.5

    15

    CDU07109

    Development Studies

    3.0

    2.0

    2.0

    1.0

    9

    CDU07112

    Communication Skills

    3.0

    2.0

    2.0

    1.0

    9

    CDU07207

    Law for Community Development Workers

    4.0

    1.5

    2.0

    1.0

    11

    CDU07210

    Human Resource Management

    4.0

    1.5

    2.0

    1.0

    11

    CDU07211

    Public Administration

    3.0

    2.0

    2.0

    1.0

    9

    CDU07406

    Field Attachment

    0.0

    0.0

    5.0

    0.0

    35

    CDU07213

    Conflict Prevention and Management

    5.0

    1.5

    3.0

    1.5

    15

    GDU07204

    Gender Resource Planning and Management

    5.0

    1.5

    3.0

    1.5

    15

    Sub Total

    203

       
       
       
       
       

     

    Supporting Modules

Code

Module Title

Scheme of Study
hrs/wk

Credit Per
Module

L

SS

P

AS

PPU07304

Statistics for Community Development Workers

2

1

1

1

6

PPU07305

Micro-Economics              

2

1

1

1

6

PPU07207

Entrepreneurship Skills

2

1

1

1

6

PPU07109

Information Communication and Technology (ICT)

2

1

1

1

6

PPU07310

Accounting Skills               

2

1

1

1

6

GDU07101

Gender Basic Concepts, Theories and Principles

2

1

1

1

7

Sub total

37

NTA LEVEL EIGHT

PROGRAMME MODULES

Core Modules

Code

Module Title

Scheme of Study
hrs/wk

Credit Per
Module

L

SS

P

AS

GDU08103

Multi-sectoral Gender Mainstreaming

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

GDU08102

Institutional Gender Mainstreaming

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

GDU08104

Gender and Human Rights

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

PPU08102

Management Of Microfinance Institutions

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

GDU08201

Child Protection

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

CDU08101

Participatory Research Methods

3. 0

1. 0

2. 0

1. 0

10

CDU08203

Community Health

3. 0

1. 0

2. 0

1. 0

10

PPU08204

Demography

3. 0

1. 0

2. 0

1. 0

10

CDU08205

Conflict Management and Resolution

3. 0

1. 0

2. 0

1. 0

10

CDU08208

Dissertation

10

Sub Total

95

 

Supporting Modules

Code

Module Title

Scheme of Study
hrs/wk

Credit Per
Module

L

SS

P

AS

CDU08102

Principles of Management

2. 5

1. 0

1. 0

1. 0

8

PPU08203

Principles of Marketing

2. 5

1. 0

1. 0

1. 0

8

Elective Modules

CDU08204

Social Psychology

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

CDU08106

Social Change

2. 5

1. 5

1. 5

1. 0

9

Total

34

 

 

 



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