Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

GS211
The Theories of Development
0.5 Credit

This course introduces students to the themes and issues that comprise development studies. Various perspectives and approaches will be considered, and their respective strengths and shortcomings identified. Students will gain a critical understanding of development, including economic and social development, and how these contribute to, or impede social justice at the national and international levels.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
GS101 or GS102, or permission of the department.
Exclusions
OL301.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Editorial Revision September 21, 2009: GS211 Prerequisite revision due to GS102 deletion; effective September 1, 2009.