CHR : CERTIFICATE IN HUMAN RIGHTS

About This Programme:

Certificate in Human Rights Programme is an innovative learning package of 16 credits spread over 2 courses. It has been designed specifically to sensitize and educate professionals and workers who, as a part of their routine duty, interact with masses daily. Besides general students, specific target groups include law enforcement personnel (police, army, paramilitary forces) and functionaries of the lower judiciary and administrative officers, primary school teachers and NGO functionaries. In preparing the course material, special care has been taken to address the concerns raised by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights at the time of launching of the UN Decade for Human Rights Education.

Eligibility:

                                                                                                  10+2 OR itsequivalent OR BPPfrom IGNOU

 

Total Fees:

Rs.2,600/- for full programme

Duration:

Minimum  6 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. Anand Gupta, anandgupta@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29572983

Syllabus

  • CHR 11 – Human Rights: Evolution, Concepts and Concerns
  • CHR 12 – Human Rights in India