Diploma in Child Development
Africa Center for Project Management is pleased to announce a Diploma Course in Child Development Online and Distance Learning Course, which starts 1st of every month.

Course Organizers:

Africa Center for Project Management was established in 2004 in Amsterdam with the Africa regional offices in Nairobi.The organization was corporate organizations in Africa and Asia by offering Online certificates and In-House trainings. The organization has over ten years experience working with development partners in capacity building in. We have trained over 5000 development and Business Professionals in various thematic areas.

Overall Course Overview:
WHO IS THE CHILD DEVELOPMENT COURSE FOR? This Course is designed for anyone who is interested in reflecting and acting on current principles of good practice in child development. It is written for anyone who works with children:
• directly in programmes
• indirectly in a management role
• in communities that have children
• in institutions for children
• In monitoring and evaluating programmes that involve children.
It is hoped that programme managers will use it with their teams and discuss how the programme can learn and move forward. The Course provides a tool for learning and reflection suitable for people who are in the formative stages of setting up a programme, identifying good practice that will help to create a balanced programme. It can also be used by those who are already involved in a child-related programme, from small, local projects to large, national programmes.

Course Outline:

1. Children and Family Breakdown
2. Children and Community Child Health
3. Children and Disability
4. Children and Sexual Abuse/Exploitation
5. Children in Residential Care
6. Children affected by Conflict/War
8. Child Participation
This module is designed specifically for development and Public organizations. Assignments:

There are four assignments (continuous assessment tests),research paper and one examination to be offered at the end of the course. Assignments account for 40%,research paper counnts for 30% while Examination accounts for 30% of the mark. Upon completion of the course you shall be issued with a Diploma Certificate and a course transcript.

Certificate and Transcripts will be sent after successful completion of the course.

DURATION AND COURSE LOAD: 24 Weeks - 5 to 6 hours per week
DATES: (Six Months) Course Starts 1st of Every Month.
PARTICIPANTS: Development Professionals
ORGANIZERS: Africa Center for Project Management
LANGUAGE: English only
FORMAT: Web-based and Distance Learning facilitated