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Human Security and Development - DVA4802

Honours Year module NQF level: 8 Credits: 24
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: To equip students with comprehensive and systematic knowledge of themes of insecurity, risk and vulnerability in the development context. These are themes such as unsustainable livelihoods, food insecurity, forced migration, disaster, conflict and post-conflict insecurity and children at risk. Also to provide students with in-depth knowledge and skills to assess and apply strategies and frameworks of human security such as sustainable livelihoods, humanitarian intervention and frameworks to minimise risk and vulnerability in a development context.