Bachelor of Science in Gender and Development


Semesters of Study
8
Years of Study
4
Entry Requirements
MSCE/IGCSE

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Social Psychology (HSC112)13.50
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Theoretical Perspectives in Gender (GED121)22.00
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Introduction to Gender and Development (GED122)22.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Supervised Gender and Development Project I (GED210)11.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Introduction to Perspectives in Human Development (HSC211)12.00
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Communication Skills III (LDC211)13.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Gender and Communication (GED211)13.00
Quantitative Methods in Human and Social Development (DEC221)23.00
Gender, Culture and Sexuality (GED222)23.00
Family and the Environment (HSC221)22.00
Gender and Reproductive Health (GED221)23.00
Extension Methods (EXT222)23.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project II (GED220)22.00
Demography and Economic Development (DEC222)22.50
Gender Human Rights and Governance (GED223)23.00
Introduction to Social Work (HSC223)22.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Group Dynamics (EXT314)12.00
Gender Based Violence (GED314)13.50
Supervised Gender and Development Project III (GED310)10.50
Nutrition Throughout the Lifecycle (NFS323)13.00
Social Policy, Planning and Administration (GED313)13.00
Gender Mainstreaming (GED312)13.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project IV (GED320)11.00
Research Methods for Social Sciences (AAE315)13.50
Gender Analysis (GED311)12.00
Empowerment and Poverty Reduction (DEC323)22.50
Gender and Natural Resources Management (FOR423)22.00
Legal Aspects in Gender (GED321)22.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Community Development (EXT323)22.50
Public Health Nutrition (NFS421)23.50

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Gender, Agriculture and Food Security (GED412)13.00
Gender Responsive Budgeting (GED411)13.00
Gender and Leadership (GED414)12.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project V (GED410)12.50
Professional Practice in Human Sciences and Community Services (HSC412)11.00
Gender Policy and Programmes in Malawi (GED413)12.50
Social Impact Assessment (EXT413)12.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project VI (GED420)215.00
Seminar in Gender and Development (GED421)21.00