Education and Development

Course Code INTD-710
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course examines the empirical evidence linking education to population growth, poverty and inequality, gender and health, culture and religion, the environment, and the overall economic development of a country. Students participate in discussions on the real-life challenges facing educational systems in poorer countries and the critical importance of building human capital for sustainable development in the current context of the global “war on talents.”

Course Outline INTD-710.pdf