Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies

YEAR ONE

Semester One

 

Semester Two

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

 

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

UC221

Environment, Development and Stewardship

3

 

DS 111

Introduction to Sustainable Development

3

UC113

Essentials of ICT

3

 

DS214

Community Health and Development

 

UC111

Bible Interpretation and Study Methods

3

 

DS 122

Systems Theory and Other Theories of Development

3

UC135

Bible Survey

3

 

DS123

Community Development Strategies and Approaches

3

UC110

Foundations for Life and Mission

3

 

DS131

Principles and Practice of Community Development

3

UC112

Library Research and Information Competency

3

 

FA111

Principles of Management

3

UC121

English Writing and Composition

3

 

GS131

Human Body and Personal Care

3

UC133

Personal Spiritual Development

3

 

GS134

Africa and World Civilization

 

 

Total

24

 

 

Total

24

YEAR TWO

Semester One

 

Semester Two

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

 

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

DS225

Strategic Thinking in Development

3

 

DS223 (E)

Social Work and Community Development

3

DS226

Introduction to Urban Development

3

 

DS224 (E)

Social Statistics

3

DS234

Participatory Community Development

3

 

GS214

Community Health and Development

 

DS235

Disaster Preparedness  and Management

3

 

DS235

Urban Group Dynamics

3

UC225

Bible Doctrines

3

 

GS232

Leadership

3

DS211

Global Development Policies and Strategies

3

 

 

 

 

 

Total

18

 

 

Total

12

YEAR THREE

Semester One

 

Semester Two

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

 

Unit Code

SEMESTER TWO

HRS

DS321

Management of Community Based Organizations

3

 

DS331

Project Planning and Management 

3

DS322

Human Communities and Conflict

3

 

DS333

Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation

3

GS312

Environmental Development Stewardship

3

 

DS301

Development Communication

3

DS335

Urban Group Dynamics

3

 

GS321

Research Design and Methods

3

DS 324

Contemporary Issues in Community Development

3

 

DS312

Gender and Affirmative Action in Development

3

DS 334

Organizational Assessment and Development

3

 

DS325

Local Resource Mobilization and Management

3

DS313

Socioeconomic Analysis and Wealth Creation

3

 

 

 

 

 

Total

21

 

 

Total

17

YEAR FOUR

Semester One

 

Semester Two

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

 

Unit Code

Unit Name

Hours

DS427

Project Proposal Writing and Fundraising                         

3

 

DS415

Social Entrepreneurship

3

DS411

Governance and Politics of Development

 

3

 

DS436

Trends and Implications of Rural-Urban Migration

3

DS412

Project (Compulsory)

3

 

DS327

Social Integration of  the Physically Challenged

3

DS422

Rural Development and Sociology

3

 

DS460

Internship (Compulsory)

3

DS425

Training and Facilitation Skills for Capacity Building

3

 

DS433

Rural Development and Agribusiness

3

 

 

 

 

DS414

Lobbying and Advocacy

3

 

Total

15

 

 

Total

18