THEMATICS/SECTION HEADS

The Department of Distance Studies is currently offering courses in Open and Distance Learning, youth in development work, adult education and community education. The targets group or clients of the department are educators of the adults, the youth and the community. These three target groups have unique needs for training and education. Currently the department is offering professional adult learning and youth education short courses as well as higher-level courses leading to ordinary and postgraduate certificates, diploma, masters and PHD qualifications. The teaching-learning methodology is by face-to-face; open and distance learning methods and approaches. This means that the department courses are open to interested learners from all parts of the nation and the world.

THEMATICS/SECTION HEADS

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Dr. Anne Ndiritu

Chairman, Department of Distance  Studies

Overall head of the Department

 

Prof. David Macharia

 

In charge of Post Graduate Studies and Adult Education outreach coordination 

Coordinate outreach activities in adult education and linkage of adult education stakeholders with the Department.

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination.

Supervision of students research projects.

Participate in internal moderation of exams.

 

Dr. Juliana Munialo

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In charge of Diploma in Adult Education and Community Development

Coordinates all activities of Diploma in Adult Education and Community Development.

Supervise the Setting, Administration and supervision of  examinations

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Facilitate moderation of examination by external examiners

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination

 

Mr. Augustine Mwangi

In charge of Examinations Office

In charge of examinations office.

Supervise the Setting, Administration and supervision of  examinations

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Facilitate moderation of examination by external examiners

Supervise the entry of marks on consolidated mark-sheets in the SMIS

Supervise preparation of the graduation list.

 

Dr. Anne Ndiritu

In charge of Certificate in Adult Education and Community Development

Coordinates Certificate in Adult Education and Community Development

Supervise the Setting, Administration and supervision of  examinations

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Facilitate moderation of examination by external examiners

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination

Mr. Augustine Mwangi

Coordinator Youth in Development Work

Coordinate activities of the Diploma in Youth in Development Work.

Supervise the Setting, Administration and supervision of  examinations

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Facilitate moderation of examination by external examiners

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination

Dr. Juliana Munialo

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In charge of Postgraduate in Adult Education and Community Development

Coordinates all activities of Post Graduate Diploma in Adult Education and Community Development.

Supervise the Setting, Administration and supervision of  examinations

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination

 

Dr. Naomi Gikonyo

In charge Masters in Distance Education

Coordinates all activities of Masters in Distance Education.

Supervise the Setting, Administration and supervision of  examinations

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Facilitate moderation of examination by external examiners

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination

 

Ms. Mary Ngechu

In Charge of Material Development

Overall in charge of production of study materials.

Participate in internal moderation of exams

Supervision of students’ projects.

Participate as a panelist in departmental project research examination

 

Ms. Gladys Chazima

 

In Charge of Front Office Management and Secretarial Services

Front office management

Handling of enquiries.

Secretarial work

Preparation of office records.

Mr. Kennedy Videdi

 

In Charge of Graphic Design and Students Record Keeping

Filing of students files.

Preparation of brochures and distance education graphics.

In charge of graphic design for distance learning materials