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Riccatti has partnered with JKUAT to offer the following courses

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Courses

COURSE MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT               DURATION
Diploma in Community Development Mean grade C. (Plain) in KCSE with C- in Eng & Maths OR KCE Div. II with at least credit pass in Eng. & Maths              18 Months
Certificate in Information Technology Mean grade C- (minus) in KCSE OR KCE Div. III 4 Months
Diploma in Information Technology Mean grade C. (Plain) in KCSE with C- in Eng & Maths OR KCE Div. II with at least credit pass in Eng. & Maths OR A credit pass in JKUAT certificate in IT 18 Months
Diploma in Business Administration Mean grade C. (Plain) in KCSE with C- in Eng & Maths OR KCE Div. II with at least credit pass in Eng. & Maths 18 Months
Certificate in Purchasing & Supplies Management Mean grade C- (minus) in KCSE OR KCE Div. III 4 Months
Diploma in Purchasing & Supplies Management Mean grade C. (Plain) in KCSE with C- in Eng & Maths OR KCE Div. II with at least credit pass in Eng. & Maths OR KCSE C- plus a certificate with credit pass 18 Months
Bridging in Mathematics Minimum KCSE C+ for Degree, KCSE C plain OR Division II for Diploma and a Minimum of KCSE C- /Division III for certificates 3 Months

 

Diploma in Community Development (JKUAT)                             Study Duration: 18 months
Course StructureYear 1 Semester 1                                                     Tuition fees: Kshs. 41,599.00
Units

  • HSD 0201: Introduction to the concepts of Community Development
  • HSD 0202: Instruments for Community Development
  • HSD 0203: Effective communication skills
  • HSD 0204: Health and Development
  • HSD 0207: Introduction to Sociology
  • HSD 1100: Introduction to HIV/AIDS
Year 1 Semester 2                                                     Tuition fees: Kshs. 39,740.00
Units

  • HSD 0205: Issues in Community Development
  • HSD 0206: Communication for Development
  • HSD 0210: Conflict Resolution
  • HSD 0208: Rural and Urban Sociology
  • HSD 0209: The Process of Diffusion and Extension Services
  • HSD 2100: Foundations of Mathematics
Year 2 Semester 1                                                     Tuition fees: Kshs. 51,086.00
Units

  • HSD 0211: Gender Mainstreaming and Development
  • HSD 0212: Social Ethics
  • HSD 0213: Entrepreneurship Skills and Socio-Economic Development
  • HSD 0214: Methods for Development Work and Research Methodology
  • HSD 0215: Project Management
  • HSD 0224: Development Studies
Year 2 Semester 2                                                     Tuition fees: Kshs. 38,188.00
Units

  • HSD 0216: Computer Application in Community Development
  • HSD 0217: Research Methodology
  • HSD 0218: Public Relations
  • HSD 0219: Human Resource Management
  • HSD 0220: Leadership and Governance
  • HSD 0223: Communication Skills

 

  • HSD 0221: Industrial Attachment (8 weeks)
  • HSD 0222: Research Project work (2 units)
After successful completion of the Diploma in Community Development, students with at least a Credit can advance and pursue Bachelor of Development Studies OR Bachelor of Mass Communication OR Bachelor of Commerce at JKUATEntry Requirements A candidate must meet any of the following minimum requirements: Mean grade C. (Plain) in KCSE OR Kenya Certificate of Education (KCE) Div.III

 

Certificate in Information Technology                    Study Duration: 4 months        Tuition fees: Kshs. 39,030
After successful completion of the Certificate in Information Technology,students can proceed to pursue Diploma in IT
Course Units

  • DIT 0101: Introduction to computers
  • DIT 0102: Introduction to Computer Applications
  • DIT 0103: Computer Operating Systems
  • DIT 0104: Desktop Publishing
  • DIT 0105: Communication Skills
  • DIT 0106: Basic Mathematics for Information Technology
  • DIT 1100: Introduction to HIV/AIDS
Entry Requirements A minimum mean grade of D. (Plain) in KCSE or Kenya Certificate of Education (KCE) division three – (Div. III) or its equivalent

 

Additional Information

The JKUAT courses are approved by the University senate. Exams are processed moderated and administered by the university senate. Fees are payable at Riccatti College a/c 0120001076700, Consolidated Bank, Harambee Branch