GLBL 250 A - Development
An interdisciplinary introduction to the theory and practice of international development. Topics include: defining development, how ideas have changed over time, and the interventions used in development work and their impacts.
This course is an interdisciplinary introduction to the theory and practice of international development through historical and contemporary times. Students will learn about the western and non-western theories of development and their application in the global south, historically and at present. Focus will be on critical evaluation of development problems and solutions in areas such as health, education, economic well-being and gender equality. Students interested in the Certificate in International Development must take this course.
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Course Level: Undergraduate