ADS740 - Participatory Approaches to Development
|Year||2017 unit information|
Not offered in 2016
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Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.
Students will develop an understanding of how participatory strategies can best be used as an effective tool for 'Development in Practice'. Participation in Development the background and contemporary debates, and encourages practical skills development through the application of PRA methods.
Participatory approaches to development, PRA and PLA, an introduction, the evolution of PLA, the tyranny of participation - current debate, PLA tools and techniques, practical challenges, and the role of participatory approaches to development in policy, governance, project management, monitoring and evaluation, and poverty assessments.
Essay, 40%, 2000 words
Report, 60%, 3000 words
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