CAFE : Certificate(HIV and Family Education)

About This Programme:

The Certificate in HIV and Family Education provides comprehensive knowledge about what, why and how of HIV/ AIDS, family life education, facts of life and substance abuse. The contents are designed to impart an integrated understanding to the learners about the issues involved in HIV/AIDS and behaviour modification. The target groups include School teachers, NGO functionaries. para-medicals. parents of adolescents and those interested in acquiring knowledge on the subject. The Certificate Programme has the following courses of 4 credits each. A learner has to choose 2 compulsory courses and any optionals from the 4 electives. One has to acquire 16 credits for a certificate.

Eligibility:

10+2 or its equivalent

Total Fees:

Rs, 1000/- for full programme

Duration:

Minimum6 Months and Maximum 2  years; offered in both January and July cycle of admission.

Medium of Instruction:

English and Hindi

Programme Co-ordinator(s):

Dr. G Mahesh, [email protected]

Syllabus

Compulsory Courses:

  • BFE 101 – Basics of HIV/AIDS
  • BFE 102 – Basics of Family Education

Elective Courses (Choose any two):

  • BFEE 101 – Elective on HIV/AIDS
  • BFEE 102 – Elective on Family Education
  • BFEE 103 – Alcohol, Drugs & HIV
  • BFEE 104 – Communication & Counselling in HIV