Introduction to Development Studies

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Development Studies

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Development Studies, International Affairs, International Politics, International Relations, International Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course provides content and skills for the study of development by setting out key debates over the meaning of development, examining different theoretical approaches to development, tracing the history of development as an idea and a practice, and discussing contemporary issues in development.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.