Online Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation (M/E)
Mode of Learning: Online Learning
Course Duration: Six Months (2 hours per day)
Strategia is an International management training organization that provides capacity building services in health,
safety and security and in humanitarian actions.
Monitoring and Evaluation is part and parcel of humanitarian and development work. M/E processes begin with
project design through planning, project implementation and impact assessment. M/E systems help track plans
and provide verifiable indicators for activities planned and implemented. It is a very important activity in
decision making processes that affects the success or failure of a project. The course takes the learners through
Monitoring and Evaluation results chain from project planning, outputs, outcomes through impact. The course
will help participants to understand the key elements of M/E such as information gathering, data collection and
knowledge management which are key attributes in decision making for effective programme interventions.
The course targets development professionals such as Monitoring and Evaluation Managers and M/E officers,
researchers, planners, project managers and project officers keen on results based development.
Why choose this course?
Monitoring and Evaluation has become a very important sector in development work. The course will be
delivered by M/E practitioners with extensive field and technical on experience in project planning, project
implementation and in M/E results based approaches. Monitoring and Evaluation has become one of the most
marketable careers in humanitarian and development work.
Correlate Project Management to Monitoring and Evaluation
Understand monitoring and evaluation and its functions and why M/E is important in development
Describe the functions and main components of an M&E plan
Understand conceptual and results frameworks as well as logic models
Describe how logical frameworks are used for M&E planning
Understand the criteria for the selection of indicators and describe how they are linked to frameworks
Identify types of data sources, data analysis and data management
Describe how M/E findings can be used for project decision-making and planning
Course Content Modules
Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation
Deciding on what and how to monitor during project design
Deciding the key outputs and outcomes (results) expected of the programme
Determining results using logic models
Planning a project using the logical framework approach
Developing a Monitoring and Evaluation Matrix
Indicators, Outputs, Outcomes and Impacts
Monitoring and Evaluation Frameworks
Monitoring and Evaluation Tools and Methods
Data collection, Data Analysis and Data Management
M & E Reporting
Communicating M&E findings to initiate learning, project improvement and project ownership
Developing a practical Monitoring and Evaluation System for your project
Access to course materials on E-Learning Platform
Online interaction with Course Moderators
Course fee: The course costs €1000. This fee caters for course registration, e-learning moderation, course
materials, examination and certificate
Courses begin on 1 st of every month.
To register for this course, kindly contact:
The Training Manager