Rural And Urban Development
This course covers the concepts of
urbanisation and rural areas, forms and causes of rural and urban deprivation, strategies
and approaches to rural and urban development, and the population dynamics in
these areas. The course also covers employment, rural planning and land use
management and the relationships between rural development and urbanization
especially in developing countries.
the end of this course, the students should:
and comprehended the major forms and causes of rural and urban
the strategies and approaches to rural and urban development.
and examine rural and urban population dynamics, employment, rural
planning and land use management.
the interrelationships between rural development and urbanization.
development opportunities and solutions to overcome the challenges of
rural and urban development in LDCs.
the end of this course, students are expected to use their knowledge of the
strategies and approaches of rural and urban development to propose solutions
that will change communities in these environs or their work places.