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Development studies

Understanding development processes
Development Studies is an interdisciplinary field that gathers knowledge and research forces from several social sciences disciplines.

Understanding development

Development studies apply multi-disciplinary perspective to convey and deepen the knowledge of conditions and development processes in developing countries. This subject can be combined with other social sciences disciplines to widen the focus on development issues in global perspective. 

Career prospects

Students taking developmental studies get a basis for various professional opportunities. A particular specialisation is the work in international organizations and aid agencies for global cooperation, information management and education activities.

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Development Studies

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and the Human Ecology Division

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223 62 Lund
Phone: 046-222 17 59

Faculty of Social Sciences