For students to gain an understanding of current issues in political, economic and social development. To provide students with the ability to understand and apply relevant theoretical perspectives to real-life issues in international development.
Emphasis will be on
The module consists of lectures and exercises. Students will be given assignments in relation to lectures.
|Name of exam||International Development|
|Type of exam|
Written examInternational Development is evaluated on the basis of an internal individual written examination. The examination is a 48-hour take-home assignment, where the student is expected to analyse a concrete real-life case study or issue and apply relevant theories and learnings from the course. Grading will be based on the ability of the student to analyse and apply theories to the concrete case. The assignment paper must not exceed 6 pages.
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||International Development|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of International Affairs|
|Department||Department of Politics and Society|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Social Sciences|