The Diploma in Social Work & Community Development is intended to equip the students with knowledge, skills and attitudes that will enable them to participate actively and take the lead in managing social development in the society. The graduates will be involved in mobilizing community members to come together to take collective action and generate solutions to common problems.

Our Vision

To ensure that the learners use development knowledge skills and abilities attained to support Development organizations control principles and procedures


Social work theory and practise, introduction to community development, development economics, community based organization, communication skills, entrepreneurship education, community capacity building and empowerment and information communication technology.

The course content:

Resource mobilization and Fundraising, project management, advocacy and lobbying, HIV/AIDS and other epidemics, disaster management, statistic, legal aspect in social development and resource management.


The course content include:

Transformation and social marketing, community development methodologies, management and community concern, community leadership, gender and development and social research project.

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