UHIV Fellowship Online Certificate Courses Review Workshop
Date and time: 
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 08:00
Location / Venue: 

Institute of Tropical and Infectious Diseases (UNITID)

Director Quality Assurance Mr. Michael Wangai and Quality Assurance Officer Ms. Doreen Nanyama Inyo attended a one-day workshop, “UHIV Fellowship Online Certificate Courses Review Workshop” for development and review of curricula, modules, and lecture materials for four new courses at the Institute of Tropical and Infectious Diseases (UNITID) Seminar Room, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi (UoN). The new online courses were part of the UoN’s HIV Capacity Building Fellowship Programme that focuses on four critical issues essential in healthcare today:

  • Communication for HIV/AIDS and Related Health Programs
  • Human Resources Management for Health
  • Procurement, Logistics and Management of HIV/AIDS Drugs and Related Health Supplies
  • Community Based Approaches for HIV/AIDS Programs

The Director, University of Nairobi Institute of Tropical and Infectious Diseases, Prof. James Machoki and his team organized the workshop. Experts drawn from Universities and other organizations were involved in the review.

The objectives of the workshop were to:

  1. Review the progress of the four new short courses and alignment to the online short courses curriculum.
  2. Review and confirm the 6 modules per course and 5 lectures per module for the 4 new online short courses.
  3. Update the participants on CUE/UoN curriculum development guidelines and ODeL modules and lectures development process.
  4. Develop a plan for completing the 12 online certificate courses.
  5. Identify the online tutors in readiness for official appointment for the 4 new online certificate courses.
Expiry Date: 
Tue, 05/17/2022 - 11:15
Contact Person: 

Mr. Michael Wangai, Director Quality Assurance