UNIVERSITY EXAMINATIONS: 2016/2017
EXAMINATION FOR THE DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION
DIT 111 HIV AIDS
DATE: JULY, 2017 TIME: 2 HOURS
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer Question One & ANY OTHER TWO questions.
QUESTION ONE – COMPULSORY
Home based care is the care of chronic or terminal illnesses e.g. AIDS extended from the hospital or
health facility to the patients’ home through family and community involvement within available
Discuss the challenges of home based care, indicating clearly possible solutions of each
Discuss the benefits of Voluntary Testing and Counseling to the following clients.
a) HIV Positive clients (5 Marks)
b) HIV Negative clients (5 Marks)
Discuss at list five approaches in prevention of HIV transmission through unprotected sex. (10 marks)
HIV/AIDS transmission in Africa has been fuelled by several factors.
Discuss at list five factors that fuel the spread of HIV/AIDS in Africa.( 10 marks)
i) Discuss at list five importance of developing a work place HIV/AIDS policy( 5 Marks)
ii) Discuss the role of Faith based organizations in the prevention of HIV/AIDS. (5 marks)