Advanced Seminar in International Development Part 2

Course Code: IDS 4520

Academic Year: 2019-2020

This second part of the capstone course will require students to apply the knowledge and skills acquired through their earlier course work and work placement to the design, development and presentation of a major research project. Students will use their research proposal designed in IDS 4500 as a foundation for the research and through a series of lectures, one-on-one consultations and peer review seminars will develop skills in writing and presenting a scholarly work. The research project will demonstrate advanced knowledge and critical understanding of a key issue, theme or theory in the field of international development studies.