Norwegian version

Development Studies 1 in Vietnam (in collaboration with Kulturstudier)

Continuing education

The course gives a broad interdisciplinary introduction to issues of development and globalisation as well as an introduction to Vietnamese and regional culture and society.

  • Admission Requirements

    General university and college admissions certification / total qualifications.

  • How to Apply

    Application deadline

    1st. of June 2020

    How to apply

    Apply through the web pages of Kulturstudier (kulturstudier.com)

  • Aims and Contents

    Development Studies provides a broad multidisciplinary introduction to the issues of development and globalisation as well as an introduction to Vietnamese and Southeast Asian culture and society.

    The main topics of the programme are:
    •    Development and development theory
    •    Development in Vietnam and Southeast Asia
    •    Global resource distribution, the environment, and rural-urban dimensions of poverty
    •    Globalisation history and economy
    •    Governance and participation
    •    Gender, culture, and knowledge
    •    Social change, population, and migration
    •    Rural and urban livelihoods, and the diseases of poverty
    •    Local action and international co-operation for poverty reduction
    The course includes ten weeks in Vietnam.

    Combinations

    The course can be included in a bachelor's degree, and there are possibilities for further supplementary studies. The course can also be taken as continuing- and further education. The course corresponds to "Global forståelse 1".
    The course is a joint venture between the Department of International Studies and Interpreting, OsloMet and Kulturstudier (Culture Studies), an independent Oslo-based organisation that offers international academic courses in the fields of culture and human development.

    More about the programme

    Learn more about this programme (student.oslomet.no)

    Read more on the web pages of Kulturstudier (kulturstudier.com)

  • Costs

    Semester fee: 600 NOK

    Programme fee: Please see the web pages of Kulturstudier, www.kulturstudier.com

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Questions regarding admission?

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