ONLINE POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN PARTICIPATORY MANAGEMENT OF DISPLACEMENT, RESETTLEMENT AND REHABILITATION
Applications are invited from students interested in completing Online P.G. Diploma in Participatory Management of Displacement Resettlement and Rehabilitation (PGDMRR) from January 2010.
FOLLOWING ARE THE FEATURES OF ONLINE PROGRAMME
ทWalk in admission- Registration form has been specially devised with the facility of uploading scanned certificates, other required documents and photograph. Registration will be confirmed only after verification of the certificates and payment of the required admission fee. Facility for online payment is available through the payment gateway of AXIS Bank.
ทIntegrated multimedia courseware- once registered, learners will have access to personalized learning space (My Page). This includes self instructional material.
ทOnline counseling and mentoring – web cast based counseling integrated with text based chatting facility is used for counseling purposes.
ท24ื7 learner support- asynchronous and synchronous modes of interaction will be
ทused to provide just in time support to learners. Portfolio based continuous evaluation- Evaluation will be done by giving theory and practical internal assessment examinations during each of the four contact sessions.
ทGroup based online seminar- Blogs, chat rooms and discussion forums and web conferencing facility are used for group based seminars. Online Project platform – templates will be made available.
ทOnline Term End Exams-Online examinations will be conducted in specified centres for in proctored environment.
The Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in Participatory Management of Displacement, Resettlement and Rehabilitation (PGDMRR) is a proactive initiative of the World Bank and Indira Gandhi National Open University for building the skills of development practitioners in general and resettlement and rehabilitation officers, field staff, desk staff and technical experts in participatory methods of managing the concerns and issues of displacement and working for satisfactory resettlement and rehabilitation (R&R) of those displaced by development projects, in particular.
The programme is of use to those who are engaged generally in the development sector and particularly in R and R divisions of development projects of the government, private sector as project officers, technical experts, field staff or desk staff and those working with the NGOs, industrial establishments and other agencies involved in R and R of those displaced by development projects.
The objectives of the programme are to orient learners to
Contextualize development caused displacement and rehabilitation
Strategize participatory planning of resettlement and rehabilitation
Appreciate the participatory implementation and monitoring of resettlement and rehabilitation
understand theoretical perspectives in the study of R&R
learn lessons from already executed development projects
imbibe specialized knowledge on different phases of R&R process
prepare an individual field work based Project work report that integrates the learning with specific activities of processes in a development project
Duration of the Programme: Minimum- 1 Year Maximum 2 Years
Fees of the Programme: Rs.6100/-
Eligibility of the Programme: Bachelors of Arts or Equivalent Degree
Medium of Instruction: English
Last Date of Submission of Application: Monday, November 16, 2009.
Application Process:To apply for the programme, kindly go to PGDMRR programme website at http://ignouonline.ac.in/pgdmrr or http://www.ignouonline.ac.in/pgdmrr Read the details about the programme, technical requirements, etc. and apply online through the link provided there in. After filling the online form, please take a printout of the same and send to us with relevant copies of certificates and mark sheets so as to reach the Programme Coordinator, PGDMRR at SOSS by November 16, 2009. Submit your filled in application with relevant documents to: Prof. Madhu Bala, Programme Coordinator, PGDMRR, SOSS, IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi 110068. Contact Email: email@example.com