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Subject Area: Development  Studies

This course provides you with the unique opportunity to gain international exposure and deeper understanding of the political, social and cultural context of a development context. Aligned with UNSW’s emphasis on work-integrated learning, this course is a structured and supported work placement designed to give you practical experience in tackling development challenges through working with a non-governmental organisation in a specified country setting. This will be a one-of a kind experience to help you understand how participatory and context-sensitive development works in practice.

Study Level


Offering Terms

Summer Term, Term 1, Term 2, Term 3



Delivery Mode

Partially online

Indicative contact hours


Conditions for Enrolment

Prerequisite: WAM of 75, and 30 uoc in Development Studies. Corequisite: ARTS3759. School consent required for enrolment.

Course Outline

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Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

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