Population and Development (L2126S)
Population and Development
Module details for 2010 cohort.
FHEQ Level 6
This module examines the relationship between population issues and economic, social and environmental aspects of development. It introduces theoretical frameworks for analysing population change and assesses the consequences of population growth for food supplies and the environment at both global and local levels. It goes on to examine factors affecting the components of population change including fertility and mortality decline, changing sex ratios, the growth of megacities and international migration. Policies on health, family planning and migration are also discussed.
|Essay (5000 words)||End of Year Assessment Week 1 Mon 16:00||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.
|Spring Teaching||LECTURE||1 hour||111111111111|
|Spring Teaching||SEMINAR||2 hours||111111111111|
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