Development Issues Around the World

Institution: University of Ottawa
Category: Faculty of Social Sciences
Language: English

Course Description

The purpose of this mini-course is to help students understand development issues around the world. Starting with “what is development?” and brief descriptions of different schools of thought, students will have the opportunity to learn about specific development issues in different regions. The course will be in the context of political/economic/geographic/ and social barriers and their impact on overall development. Workshops could give students the opportunity to create their own solutions to specific development challenges.