Courses Catalogue

Gender & Development

COURSE CODE: DEV 7106
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Master of arts in development studies
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

The course will examine the inequities and inequalities in the relationships between men and women and how these are replicated in development practice at the household, community, national and international levels. 

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit students should be able to;

  • Explain the concept of gender and its relevance in the development process 
  • Examine the historical development of gender related challenges and way forward
  • Discuss the relationship between gender and development