15 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: This unit provides students with the opportunity to explore and research development issues in the field and to enhance their understanding of grass-roots outcomes with reference to a particular developing country. The module will provide students with hands-on experience of fieldwork, allowing them to practice and build on research skills learnt in Semester 1 in a `developing' country context through group fieldwork projects. The module contributes to students' transferable skills through teamwork, research design and implementation and through presentation skills

Staff Contact: Dr Deborah Sporton
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Fieldwork, Independent Study
Assessment: Field work, Project work

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