International Development Studies

IDS3003International Development: Policies and Practices3 ch (3C) [W]
This course introduces students to the formulation and implementation of development policies. Topics may include institutional dynamics of development organizations, development planning, ethical issues relating to development and fundraising, as well as a consideration of the role the state, inter-governmental organizations (e.g. United Nations), non-governmental organizations (e.g. Oxfam) and community initiatives in the drafting of development policy. IDS3003 can replace IDS3002 for degree requirements; students cannot obtain credit for both IDS3003 and IDS 3002.Prerequisite: IDS 2001, IDS 2003 or permission of the instructor.