Commencing semesters, 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Program code

2317

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

School

School of Social Science

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course List

View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the International Inequality and Development single major.

Enquiries

Australian/domestic students

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Email: hass.uq.edu.au/askhass

Phone: +61 7 3365 1333

International students

International Student Advisor

Email: study@uq.edu.au

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Enquire online

Why study International Inequality and Development?

This major introduces students to the relationship between global development and inequality. The courses in this major cover key issues, concepts and approaches to global development and poverty. Students are introduced to the historical as well as contemporary contexts of struggles over development and questions of inequality as well as to a range of important issues including the roles of different actors and agencies in development, ranging from international institutions to community levels groups. The major is designed to offer a solid account of how global and local development processes interact in development as well as the experiences they engender. Overall, students specializing in this major will gain a fairly comprehensive account of the complex and interdisciplinary nature of global development and inequality. At the same time, they will be able to assess and evaluate the various challenges and opportunities in development in an age of globalisation.

Courses

View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the International Inequality and Development single major.

What it costs

Please view the Bachelor of International Studies (Honours) for indicative fees.

How to apply

Please view the Bachelor of International Studies (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.