Bachelor of Science in Gender and Development


Semesters of Study
8
Years of Study
4
Entry Requirements
MSCE/IGCSE

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Social Psychology (HSC112)13.50
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Introduction to Gender and Development (GED122)22.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Theoretical Perspectives in Gender (GED121)22.00
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to Perspectives in Human Development (HSC211)12.00
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Communication Skills III (LDC211)13.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Gender and Communication (GED211)13.00
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Supervised Gender and Development Project I (GED210)11.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project II (GED220)22.00
Demography and Economic Development (DEC222)22.50
Gender Human Rights and Governance (GED223)23.00
Introduction to Social Work (HSC223)22.00
Quantitative Methods in Human and Social Development (DEC221)23.00
Gender, Culture and Sexuality (GED222)23.00
Family and the Environment (HSC221)22.00
Gender and Reproductive Health (GED221)23.00
Extension Methods (EXT222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Gender Mainstreaming (GED312)13.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project IV (GED320)11.00
Research Methods for Social Sciences (AAE315)13.50
Gender Analysis (GED311)12.00
Group Dynamics (EXT314)12.00
Gender Based Violence (GED314)13.50
Supervised Gender and Development Project III (GED310)10.50
Nutrition Throughout the Lifecycle (NFS323)13.00
Social Policy, Planning and Administration (GED313)13.00
Legal Aspects in Gender (GED321)22.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Community Development (EXT323)22.50
Public Health Nutrition (NFS421)23.50
Empowerment and Poverty Reduction (DEC323)22.50
Gender and Natural Resources Management (FOR423)22.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Supervised Gender and Development Project V (GED410)12.50
Professional Practice in Human Sciences and Community Services (HSC412)11.00
Gender Policy and Programmes in Malawi (GED413)12.50
Social Impact Assessment (EXT413)12.00
Gender, Agriculture and Food Security (GED412)13.00
Gender Responsive Budgeting (GED411)13.00
Gender and Leadership (GED414)12.00
Seminar in Gender and Development (GED421)21.00
Supervised Gender and Development Project VI (GED420)215.00