Diploma in Gender and Development

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to Computer Applications (CAP011)12.00
Language and Communication Skills (LDC011)13.00
Principals of Adult Education (DGD118)12.50
Biology I (BIO011)11.50
Introduction to Sociology (EXT122)12.00
Introduction to Gender Studies (DGD116)12.00
Foundations in Food and Nutrition (NFS012)13.50
Chemistry I (CHE011)12.00
Mathematics 1 (MAT011)11.50
Gender, HIV and Reproductive Health (DGD214)22.00
Demography and Economic Development (DGD217)22.00
Gender, Human Rights and Governance (DGD213)22.50
Introduction to Social Work (DGD216)22.00
Introduction to Food Selection, Preparation and Management (DGD212)22.00
Introduction to Perspectives in Human Development (DGD215)22.00
Action Research I (DGD210)22.00
Gender and Development (DGD218)22.00
Practicum (DGD310)33.00

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Biology II (BIO021)11.50
Nutrition for Vulnerable Groups (DGD211)12.50
Introduction to Agricultural Economics (AAE102)12.00
Mathematics II (MAT023)11.50
Principles of Community Development (DGD126)12.00
Statistics and Computing (MAT021)13.00
Chemistry II (CHE022)12.00
Introduction to Food Processing Preservation and Storage (DGD223)23.50
Working with People in their Communities (DGD226)23.50
Introduction to Gender and Communication (DGD222)22.00
Sustainable Development and Environmental Issues (DGD225)22.50
Introduction to Social Research Methods (DGD221)23.50
Introduction to Human Resource Management (DGD224)22.00
Action Research II (DGD220)23.00
Action Research III (DGD320)33.00