UNIVERSITY EXAMINATIONS: 2017/2018
EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN
BIT 1111/KCAU001: HIV/AIDS
FULL TIME/PART TIME/DISTANCE LEARNING
DATE: DECEMBER, 2017 TIME: 2 HOURS
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer Question One & ANY OTHER TWO questions.
QUESTION ONE (15 MARKS)
a) Explain the role of leaders in fighting HIV/AIDS. (5Marks).
b) Give reasons as to why men are strong advocates of behaviour change in the fight against
HIV/AIDS. (3 Marks)
c) Explain briefly the FOUR phases of HIV infection. (4 Marks)
d) Identify any THREE myths of HIV/AIDS and deconstruct them.
QUESTION TWO (10 MARKS)
a) Discuss any FIVE roles of academicians in the fight against HIV/AIDS. (5 Marks)
b) Your friend has been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. Explain how you would go about offering
them emotional support. (5 Marks)
QUESTION THREE (10 MARKS)
a) Write short notes on each of the following.
i) Impact of HIV/AIDS on children
ii) Impact of HIV/AIDS on business (6 Marks)
b) Explain the concept of home based care. (4 Marks)
QUESTION FOUR (10 MARKS)
a) Discuss how you will have a personal impact in the fight against HIV/AIDS. (10 Marks)
QUESTION FIVE (10 MARKS)
a) Explain the TWO types of HIV tests. (4 Marks)
b) Assess the role of individuals, government and NGOs in fighting stigma against HIV/AIDS.