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POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

A career-focused postgraduate program could provide you with a competitive edge in the job market. In just eight to 12 months, you can develop real-world job skills, gain hands-on industry experience and make valuable contacts in your chosen sector. George Brown College’s postgraduate programs are a great option for university graduates looking to complement theoretical learning with practical training and for working professionals looking for new opportunities in a new or related field.

The Africa Center for Project Management is offering the following  Post Graduate Diploma (PGD-COURSES)   Programs,
Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation (PGD M&E).
Accountability in ones place of work has been defined as the means by which individuals and organizations report to a recognized authority and held responsible for their actions. Accountability is promoted through transparency and performance is promoted by responsive project management decision-making.


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Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management (PDG HRM)
This course is intended to provide a comprehensive account of the critical issues in human resource management, taking the reader from an introductory level to a relatively sophisticated understanding of an increasingly important topic. The Post Graduate diploma course has been significantly streamlined and updated to take account of the recent recession in western economies, the significance of the fast-developing countries such as china and India and the increasing importance of HRM in the public, non-profit and voluntary sectors


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POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN FINANCE MANAGEMENT ( PGD FM)

Many postgraduate courses offer financial and management training for students who already have some accounting or finance experience. They are suited to students wishing to pursue careers as management accountants, management consultants, or those contemplating careers in areas such as investment banking and financial analysis. This programme is primarily aimed at developing financial and managerial skills, to equip students to meet the demand for specialists and leaders in the financial sector


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Post Graduate Diploma in Water Sanitation & Hygiene (PGD in WASH)
It is estimated that over 1.2 billion people globally lack access to safe clean drinking water and a further 2.6 billion people lack access to adequate and comfortable sanitation. WHO (2005), estimates that 1.6 million die yearly from diarrhea and cholera which have been attributed to inaccessibility to clean drinking water as well as basic sanitation services. 90 of the figure is from children who are below five years and the trend is rampant in developing countries.


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Post-Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management
Post-Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management is a multi-disciplinary programme that exposes Participants to various disciplines that are appropriate to the development of planning giving special emphasis to the planning and management of development projects and programmes. The programme is designed to train participants in project planning and management at urban, rural and regional levels; produce professionals with a firm theoretical and practical background in planning, monitoring and evaluation of projects and programmes at different spatial levels and equip students with research skills on project planning and management. 


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Post Graduate Diploma in Strategic leadership & Management.
The programme aims at building the knowledge and capabilities of managers and leaders. Every human being is a leader and a manager in different capacities be it at home, in business or in the place of work. the course will equip learners to make autonomous decisions and use initiatives and informed judgments in planning and implementation of a range of leadership and management functions in varied contexts. The qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply advanced knowledge and skills in a range of strategic leadership and management roles.br>See More








Postgraduate Diploma in Peacekeeping and Peace-building
The Postgraduate Diploma in Peacekeeping and Peace-building presents empirical knowledge and insight on conflict resolution, transformation, mediation and management in an educational setting. This course explores the link between national and global security and the role of peace-building in developing multi-layered communities and nations. See More








POST-GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
Development Studies is a multi-disciplinary course that tries to understand the complex economic, political, social and environmental issues that affect the process of rapid improvement or development in the regions of the world referred to as the Third World, developing World, non-industrial societies or the South.

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Diploma in Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies

The program seeks to impart students with skills and knowledge in peace studies and conflict studies. The program will offer courses in the areas of peace and conflict studies to enable students to become effective negotiators, mediators and arbitrators. It introduces students to concepts, ideas and theories on peace and conflict, and prepares them for careers as middle level workers as well as further education in other fields. br>See More







POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT
The Postgraduate Diploma in Gender and Development Studies Programme is intended for development professionals from the private and public sectors who are interested in gender and development issues and wish to acquire the skills of engendering the development process on issues of policy and practice. br>See More








Post-Graduate Diploma in Community Planning and Development

Planning and community developers work to improve the physical, economic, social and environmental qualities of their communities as they design and implement programs that make communities better places to live and work.br>See More







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