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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


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This course is part of the Interdisciplinary Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

This course provides an introductory review of international development discourses since the 1950s and critically examines the competing meanings of 'development' drawing on relevant theoretical traditions. We explore development challenges in the post-2015 agenda such as poverty, inequality, education, health, social protection, and share insights into the dilemmas of development policy and practice. Not to be taken with C32 in ISP Term III.


Course dates

22 Jul 2019 to 02 Aug 2019

Course duration

2 weeks

Apply by

08 Jul 2019

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Qualifications / Credits


Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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