Master of Arts in Adult Education - Community Development

Wisconsin’s postgraduate programmes are designed to prepare graduates for advisory and leadership roles within organisations.

The MA Adult Education - Community Development programme gives graduates an in-depth understanding of the principles of planning and delivering policies and programmes in community development.

Teaching methods: Multiple methods of instruction are used, including lectures and discussion, case studies, small group work and projects. 

Study options: Classes take place on Evenings and/or Weekends at the Main Campus.

Courses offered include:

Poverty & Rural Development

Non-Governmental Organisations

Gender and Development

Community Education & Development

Environmental Education

Conflict Management

Concepts & Theories of Rural Development

Career options include:

Community Development Manager/Consultant

Fundraising Manager

Programme Analyst/Coordinator

Researcher

Corporate Social Responsibility Manager

Community Engagement Manager

Gender Development Advisor

Bid/Proposal Writer

Accreditation/Affiliation: The MA Adult Education – Community Development programme is affiliated to the University of Ghana. Degrees are accredited by Ghana’s National Accreditation Board (NAB).

Entry requirements:

1) First-degree holders

Applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised University with at least a Second Class, lower division. 

Applicants should ideally have a post-qualification work experience. Applicants may be required to pass a selection interview.

2) Professional applicants

Applicants who hold membership of a recognised professional body such as Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Institute of Chartered Secretaries (ICSA), Chartered Institute of People and Development (CIPD), and Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) may be considered for admission.

How to apply:

Apply online: You can purchase an e-voucher from one of the following banks or vendors to enable you to complete an application form online: adb, hfc, Fidelity. Ecobank, Ghana Commercial Bank, uniBank, Zenith. You can also purchase a form online using Visa or MTN Mobile Money.

On campus: Application forms are available at our campuses. 

Main Campus: Agbogba Road, North Legon, off the Atomic Junction-Haatso Road (near the University of Ghana Botanical Gardens), Accra.

City Campus: St. Paul’s Lutheran School Complex (near GBC) Kanda, Accra.

For more information, call +233 (0) 302 504 391/399; + 233 (0) 266 408 181/ (0) 264 213 325 or email info@wiuc-ghana.edu.gh; gradschool@wiuc-ghana.edu.gh

 

Master of Arts in Adult Education – Human Resource Development

Wisconsin’s postgraduate programmes are designed to prepare graduates for advisory and leadership roles within organisations.

The MA Adult Education – Human Resource Development programme gives graduates an in-depth understanding of the principles of planning and delivering programmes and teaching adults in a variety of settings.

Teaching methods: Multiple methods of instruction are used, including lectures and discussion, case studies, small group work and projects. 

Study options: Classes take place on Evenings and/or Weekends at the Main Campus.

Courses offered include:

Negotiations and Collective Bargaining

Job Analysis and Design

Employee Relations

Recruitment and Selection

Appraisals, Training and Development

Health and Safety

Compensation Systems and Benefits

Computer Applications for HRD

Career options include:

Human Resources Director

Training and Development Manager

Job Analysis Specialist

Education Policy Development Expert 

Researcher

Recruitment Consultant

Academic

Adult Literacy Educator

Accreditation/Affiliation: The MA Adult Education – Human Resource Development programme is affiliated to the University of Ghana. Degrees are accredited by Ghana’s National Accreditation Board (NAB).

Entry requirements:

1) First-degree holders

Applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised University with at least a Second Class, lower division. 

Applicants should ideally have a post-qualification work experience. Applicants may be required to pass a selection interview.

2) Professional applicants

Applicants who hold membership of a recognised professional body such as Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Institute of Chartered Secretaries (ICSA), Chartered Institute of People and Development (CIPD), and Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) may be considered for admission.

How to apply:

Apply online: You can purchase an e-voucher from one of the following banks or vendors to enable you to complete an application form online: adb, hfc, Fidelity. Ecobank, Ghana Commercial Bank, uniBank, Zenith. You can also purchase a form online using Visa or MTN Mobile Money.

On campus: Application forms are available at our campuses. 

Main Campus: Agbogba Road, North Legon, off the Atomic Junction-Haatso Road (near the University of Ghana Botanical Gardens), Accra.

City Campus: St. Paul’s Lutheran School Complex (near GBC) Kanda, Accra.

For more information, call +233 (0) 302 504 391/399; + 233 (0) 266 408 181/ (0) 264 213 325 or email info@wiuc-ghana.edu.gh; gradschool@wiuc-ghana.edu.gh