DIPLOMA IN COMMUNITY HEALTH DEVELOPMENT
The Diploma in Community Health Development is a comprehensive program designed for individuals who want to pursue a career in public health or community health work. This course covers a wide range of topics, including the principles of public health, healthcare systems, health promotion, disease prevention, and community health.
Throughout the program, students will learn how to implement community health programs, conduct health assessments, and develop health interventions that address community needs. They will also gain a deeper understanding of the social determinants of health, health policies, and health disparities.
Upon completion of the program, students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to work in a variety of community health settings, such as community health centers, public health agencies, and non-profit organizations. Graduates will also be eligible to pursue further studies in related fields, including public health, healthcare administration, and health promotion.
Students will be able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the principles of community health and development and their application in various contexts.
Students will be capable of conducting community health assessments and developing evidence-based interventions to address identified health needs.
Students will be able to apply effective communication skills to build relationships, motivate, and engage community members.
Students will be able to critically analyze and interpret health data to inform program planning and evaluation.
Students will be capable of designing, implementing, and evaluating community health programs that promote health equity and social justice.
Graduates will be prepared to work as community health practitioners, advocates, and leaders in various settings, such as public health agencies, non-profit organizations, and community-based groups.
Introduction to Public Health in community development
Healthcare Systems and Policies
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Health Promotion and Education
Community Health Assessment
Environmental Health and Occupational Health
Disease Prevention and Control
Maternal and Child Health
Nutrition and Food Safety
Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Primary Health Care and Health Systems Strengthening
Health Economics and Financing
Health Research and Evaluation
Leadership and Management in Community Health
Upon successful completion, students will be sent their certificate
Mode of Delivery
Online / Distance Learning
Cost of the Course
Applicants should fill out a detailed Application form and send it back via e-mail to email@example.com
General Course Contact
The Academics Manager,
Africa Center For Humanitarian And Development Studies
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 24 weeks
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate No
- Assessments Yes