DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIOLOGY

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR SHORT COURSES FOR CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

The Department of Social Work and Sociology under the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zambia will be offering the following Short Courses for Continuing Professional Development:

SCHEDULE OF SHORT COURSES 2017/2018

COURSE TITLE

APPLICATION DEADLINE

COURSE DURATION

TUITION FEES

Child Protection and Care

12th January, 2018

15th Jan-9th Feb, 2018

K3,850

Case Management for Child Protection and Welfare

12th January, 2018

15th Jan-9th Feb, 2018

K3,850

Alternative Care of Children

29th  January, 2018

5th-23rd February, 2018

K3,000

Psychosocial Counselling & Social Care

31st  January,2018

5th Feb-9th March, 2018

K3,850

Child Safeguarding

5th January, 2018

8-19th January, 2018

K3,000

Data Management and Statistical Analysis Course Using STATA, SPSS & EXCEL

30th December, 2017

8th-31st January, 2018

 

K4,050

Qualitative Data Management and Analysis with NVivo/Atlas.ti

30th December, 2017

8th-31st January, 2018

K4,050

Social Policy for Development Planners

30th December, 2017

8th January-2nd February, 2018

K3,750

Human Rights, Governance & Development

30th  December, 2017

8th January-2nd February, 2018

K3,750

Social Protection- Contributory and Non Contributory

26th January, 2018

5th February-2nd March, 2018

K3,750

Project Development and Management

26th January, 2018

5th February-2nd March, 2018

K3,750

Criminology, Policing and Criminal Investigations

8th January, 2018

15th-31st January, 2018

K3750

Leadership and Management:  A Key to Organizational and National Development

22nd December, 2017

 

8th January-2nd February, 2018

 

K3750

Social Impact Assessment and Management

30th March, 2018

2nd-27th April, 2018

K3750

Disaster Management

27th April, 2018

7th May-1st June, 2018

K3750

Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation Management

18th May, 2018

1st-29th June, 2018

K3750

NGO Development and Management

18th May, 2018

1st-29th June, 2018

K3750

Refugees, Migration and Development

18thJune, 2018

25th June-20th July, 2018

K3750

Anti-Corruption and Integrity Management

8th June, 2018

18th June-6th July, 2018

K3750

Public Policy Analysis, Planning and Development

24th December, 2017

8th January-2nd February, 2018

K3850

Peace and Conflict Management

April, 2018

May-June, 2018

K3950  

August, 2018

September-October, 2018

K3950  

International Human Rights and Diplomacy

April, 2018

May-June, 2018

K3950  

August, 2018

September-October, 2018

K3950

Human Rights and International Relations

April, 2018

May-June, 2018

K3950  

July, 2018

August-September, 2018

K3950  

Peace and Security

April, 2018

May-June, 2018

K3950  

July, 2018

August-September, 2018

K3950  

Child and Adolescent Mental Health

6th February, 2018

9-20th February, 2018

K3550

Community and Youth Work

3rd August, 2018

6th-31st August, 2018

K3550  

 

Why Study with Us?

Our courses are developed after broad consultation with various stakeholders from the industry (government, Non-governmental organisations and the private sector). Thus, the courses are designed to provide utmost benefits of the knowledge and skills gained from the training, education, research and consultancy services provided by the department. Our short courses and programmes are presented by experienced staff. The training programmes are conducted in a professional manner. Training programmes are offered in interactive-face-to-face workshop style. So, the trainings employ a participatory methodology during the delivery of each of the training phases and the units comprising the module. The reasons advanced relate to the opportunities it provides for adult participants to modify the learning content and tailoring it to their work contexts. 

Tailored Short Courses and In-House Delivery

The department also delivers short courses externally and can tailor them to meet individual’s or organisation’s requirements. We can also develop new content to address specific needs. Our tailored short courses offer flexibility, time and cost-effectiveness:

·         The format and content of courses can be customised to meet your organisation’s needs

·         We can deliver courses either in-house at your premises, University of Zambia or at another suitable venue

·         We can deliver courses both in Zambia as well as internationally

·       We provide courses that cater for all levels of staff in government as well as non-profit and profit organisations. 

 

Contact Information

Department of Social Work and Sociology

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

The University of Zambia

Great East Road Campus

Third Floor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences Building

Tel: +260211290020

Mobile: +260977412124; +260963867666

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Website: http://humanities.unza.zm/sws-short-courses.html or https://www.unza.zm/ 

How to Apply

Download Application Form [pdf]

Applicants can complete the application form, scan and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Space is limited. Early application is strongly advised. 

Minimal down payment of K2,000.00 must be deposited in the following Bank account:

BANK NAME:                       Standard Chartered Bank Zambia PLC

ACCOUNT NAME:              UNZA School of Humanities and Soc. Scie.s

ACCOUNT NUMBER:         0100110271400

BRANCH:                              Lusaka Main

SWIFT CODE:                      SCBLZMLX