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Understanding international development
This free course, Understanding international development, introduces and explores international development by considering the three themes referred to as PASH - Power and Agency, Scale and History, and programmes to promote livelihoods.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
- considering a conceptual lens for the study of international development
- considering different theories of international development
- note-taking skills (from written sources)
- how to use a conceptual framework to evaluate interventions to improve livelihoods
- how to reflect critically on information and data from the media, as well as academic articles, to appreciate the debates involved in such interventions.
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- 1 Key themes: PASH
- 2 Interventions to promote livelihoods
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