This specialisation will introduce you to comparative perspectives on the theory and practice of international development, and frameworks for understanding the environmental impacts of development and for working towards sustainability. You will gain rigorous theoretical and practical training in analysis of international development practices and programs. The specialisation recognises that international development is a dynamic and changing sector, and will equip you with knowledge and skills to work in the sustainability and community development sector in Australia and internationally.
Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
Part B. Specialisation preparatory studies (24 points)
You must complete:
- Two units (12 points) from the following:
- Elective units (12 points) from the list of electives under part D below
Part C. Specialist studies (24 points)
YOu must complete:
- The following two units (18 points):
- One level 5 unit from Part C(a) in any specialisation in this coursein this course (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2017handbooks/courses/S6002.html), or from the list of electives under part D below (6 points)
Part D. Electives
- APG4248 Field methods in anthropology and international development (12 points)
- APG4554 Resource evaluation and management
- APG5100 Colab M: Mentoring for development practice and professional development
- APG5229 Prosperity, poverty and sustainability in a globalised world
- APG5805 Project planning and management in international development
- any core unit from Part C in a different specialisation in this coursein this course (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2017handbooks/courses/S6002.html). You must consult with the unit coordinator to ensure you have the cognate knowledge to undertake the unit
Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following course:
- S6002 Master of Environment and Sustainability
Students in other courses are not eligible to complete this specialisation.