Culture and Development (L2101)
Culture and Development
Module details for 2009 cohort.
FHEQ Level 5
Development is not simply a process of increasing wealth. It involves processes of social and cultural change which forms the core of this course. Thus it examines such issues as secularisation, modernisation and globalisation and considers whether development leads to heterogeneity or homogeneity.
By the end of the course, a successful student should be able to:
1. Identify basic dimensions of culture
2. Appreciate linkage between cultural context and development issue
3. Describe and explain examples of cultural issue in development debates
1. Understand how to structure argument
2. Ability to use correctly source references
3. Understanding of how to take notes in class and from reading and how to access and use internet resources.
|Unseen Examination||Summer Term||100.00%|
Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.
Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.
|Autumn Term||LECTURE||1 hour||111111111100|
|Autumn Term||SEMINAR||1 hour||111111111100|
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Dr Peter Luetchford
Convenor, Assess convenor
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