List of Programs/Courses Offered by The Open University of Tanzania OUT for 2018/ 2019

The Open University of Tanzania OUT Offered courses for 2018/ 2019

The Open University of Tanzania is the first university in the whole of the East Africa region to offer educational programs through Open and Distance Learning mode. This makes OUT peculiar from conventional residential universities. Through Open and Distance Learning, OUT allows flexible learning environment leading to protracted periods of course completion.

OUT offers different academic programs which are certificates, diplomas, degrees and postgraduate courses. Educational Delivery is attained through various means of communication such as broadcasting, telecasting, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), correspondence, enhanced face to face, seminars, contact programs or the combination of any two or more of such means.

Currently The Open University of Tanzania offers various undergraduate degree , diploma, and post graduate Programmes as listed below.

Undergraduate Programmes

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

  • Bachelor of Arts in Tourism Management (BTM)
  • Bachelor of Arts in literature (BALIT)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (BA (Soc))
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (BA (SW))
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (BA (Journ))
  • Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication (BA (MC))
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics (BA Econ)
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Language & Linguistics (BA ELL)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Kiswahili & Creative Studies (BA KCS)
  • Bachelor of Library & Information Management (BLIM)
  • Bachelor of Arts in History (BA Hist)
  • Bachelor of Community Economic Development (BCED)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Natural Resources Assessment and Management (BA NRAM)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Population and Development (BA PD)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and religious Studies (BA PRS)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration (BA PA)
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Relations (BA IR)

Faculty of Business Management

  • Bachelor of Business Administration Accounting (BBA ACC))
  • Bachelor of Business Administration Marketing (BBA MKT)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration Finance (BBA FIN)
  • Bachelor of business Administration Human resource Management (BBA HRM)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business (BBA IB)
  • Bachelor of Human Resource Management (BHRM)

Faculty of Science, Technology and Environmental Science

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc.ICT))
  • Bachelor of Science in Data Management
  • Bachelor of Science with Education (B.Sc. Ed)) – Conducted jointly with the Faculty of Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies (BSc ES)
  • Bachelor of Science in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics (BSc FND)
  • Bachelor of Science in Energy Resources (BSc ER)
  • Bachelor of Science(B.Sc)

Faculty of Education

  • Bachelor of Education Special Education
  • Bachelor of Education (Teacher Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Adult and Distance Learning)
  • Bachelor of Education (Policy and Management)
  • Bachelor of Arts with Education (B.A. (Ed)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with Education (BBA ED

Faculty of Law

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B)

SOURCE :https://www.out.ac.tz/page.php?m=76

Non-Degree Programmes

Faculty of Education

Certificate in Early Childhood Education (CECE)
Diploma in Early Childhood Education (DECE)

Faculty of Science, Technology and Environmental Studies

Certificate in Poultry Production and Health (CPPH)
Diploma in Poultry Production and Health (ODPPH)

Faculty of Business Management

Certificate in Early Childhood Education (CECE)
Diploma in Early Childhood Education (DECE)

Institute of Continuing Education

Certificate in Distance Education, jointly with South African Extension Unit (CDE)
Diploma in Youth Development Work,jointly with the Commonwealth Secretariat (CYP)
Certificate in Foundation Course – (OFC)
Diploma in Open and Distance Learning (ODDEOL)
Diploma in Primary Teacher Education (ODPTE)

Institute of Educational and Management Technology

Pre-Entry to Certificate in ICT
Certificate in ICT – NTA Level 4
Diploma in Computer Science – NTA Level 5-6

SOURCE : https://www.out.ac.tz/page.php?m=212

Post-Graduate programmes

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)

Postgraduate Diploma Programs

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Social Work(PGDSW)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Policy Studies

Masters Programs

  • Master of Social Work (MSW) – (Hybrid mode)
  • Master of Science in Economics (MSc. Economics)
  • Masters in Community Economic Development (MCED)
  • Masters of Tourism Planning and Management (MTPM)
  • Masters of Arts in History (MA History)
  • Master of Arts in Natural Resource Assessment and Management (MANRAM)
  • Master of Arts in International Development and Cooperation (MA ICD)
  • Masters of Science in Humanitarian Action, Cooperation &Development (MSc HACD)
  • Master of Arts in Governance and Leadership (MA GL)
  • Master of Arts in Kiswahili (MA Kiswahili)
  • Master of Arts in Linguistics (MA Ling)
  • Master of Arts in Geography (M.A. (Geography)
  • Master of Arts in Economics (M.A. (Econ)
  • Master of Arts in Library and Information Management (MLIM)
  • Master of Arts in Monitoring and Evaluation (MA M & E)
  • Master of Arts in Gender Studies (MA GS)
  • Master of Arts in Sociology

Doctor of Philosophy
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

  • Faculty of Business Management (FBM)
  • Postgraduate Diploma Programs
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Studies (PGDBS)

Masters Programs

  • Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Business Management Transport and Logistics Management (MBA TLM)
  • Masters of Human Resource Management (MHRM)
  • Masters in Project Management (MPM)
  • Master’s in Business Administration (MBA)

Doctor of Philosophy
Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management (PhD)

  • Faculty of Law (FLAW)
  • Postgraduate Diploma Programs
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law (PGDL )

Masters Programs

  • Master of Law by Course Work and Dissertation (LLM)
  • Master of Law by Thesis (LLM)
  • Master of Law in Information Technology and Telecommunications (LLM IT & T)
  • Master of Law in International Criminal and Justice (LLM ICJ)

Doctor of Philosophy
Doctor of Philosophy in Law (PhD)

  • Faculty of Science Technology and Environmental Studies (FSTES)
  • Postgraduate Diploma Programs

Masters Programs

  • Master of Science in Biology (M.Sc Biology)
  • Master of Science Botany (M.Sc Botany)
  • Master of Science in Chemistry (M.Sc Chemistry)
  • Master of Science in Environmental Studies (MES)-Health & Management
  • Master of Science in Human Nutrition (M.Sc Human Nutrition)
  • Master of Science in Physics (M.Sc Physics)
  • Master of Science in Zoology (M.Sc Zoology)
  • Master of Environmental Studies (MES)
  • Master of Science in ICT (MSc.ICT

Doctor of Philosophy
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Faculty of Education (FED)

  • Postgraduate Diploma Programs Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE with 20 Units), this is applicable to students with TWO teaching subjects
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE with 26 Units), this is applicable to students with ONE teaching subjects
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE with 32 Units), this is applicable to students with NO teaching subjects.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Curriculum Design and Development (PGDCDD)

Masters Programs

  • Masters of Education (M.Ed)
  • Masters of Education in Open Distance Learning (M.Ed. ODL)
  • Masters of Education in Curriculum Design and Development (MED CDD)
  • Masters of Education in Administration, Planning & Policy Studies M. Ed (APPS)

Doctor of Philosophy
Doctor of Philosophy in Education (Ph.D)
SOURCE: https://www.out.ac.tz/page.php?m=159
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