Course Summary

LIST OF COURSES

 

FOUNDATION COURSES: 3 X 3 = 9 CREDITS (CHOOSE THREE)

Course Code Course Title
MDS 501 Economics for Development
MDS 502 Issues in Development Economics
MDS 503 Sociology & Social Anthropology of Development
MDS 504 Basic Statistics for Development Research
MDS 505 The Political Economy of Underdevelopment

 

CORE COURSES: 6 X 3 = 18 CREDITS

Course Code Course Title
MDS 510 Sustainable Development : Policies and Tools
MDS 511 Philosophy and Forms of Development and Governance
MDS 521 Development Organization and Management
MDS 530 Program and Project Analysis and Design
MDS 531 Project Management and Implementation
MDS 550 Micro finance: Theory, Principles and Performance

 

SPECIALIZED COURSES : 3 X 3 = 9 CREDITS

Area of Specialization : Evaluation and Design (3 x 3 = 9 credits)

Course Code Course Title
MDS 620 Studies of Governance and Development Organization
MDS 622 Governance and Development Management
MDS 630 Economic Evaluation of Health Services
MDS 633 Poverty Analysis and Programs
MDS 640 Environmental Impact Assessment
MDS 650 Integrated Assessment of Projects and Programs
MDS 690 Research Methodology and Tools for Development
MDS 680 Readings in Development Studies

 

Area of Specialization: Development Managment (3 x 3 = 9 credits)

Course Code Course Title
MDS 610 Advanced Topics in Development Economics
MDS 620 Studies of Development Organization
MDS 622 Governance and Development Management
MDS 632 Public Management, Reforms and Governance
MDS 633 Poverty Analysis and Programs
MDS 655 Development and External Assistance
MDS 680 Readings in Development Studies

 

Area of Specialization: Development Policy (3 x 3 = 9 credits)

Course Code Course Title
MDS 605 Public Policy Analysis, Approaches and Techniques
MDS 610 Advanced Topics in Development Economics
MDS 622 Governance and Development Management
MDS 632 Public Management, Reforms and Governance
MDS 650 Integrated Assessment of Projects and Programs
MDS 655 Development and External Assistance
MDS 670 Development Ethics
MDS 672 Environment Policy
MDS 682 Gender and Development
MDS 680 Readings in Development Studies

 

Area of Specialization: Development Services (3 x 3 = 9 credits)

Course Code Course Title
MDS 623 Banking for Small Enterprises
MDS 625 Sustainable Development and Livelihoods
MDS 671 Management of Campaigns
MDS 675 Management of Health Services
MDS 677 Management of Small Credits
MDS 686 Disaster Management
MDS 688 Management of Small Enterprises
MDS 689 Management of Educational Services
MDS 680 Readings in Development Studies

 

FIELD REQUIREMENT: 3 CREDITS

Course Code Course Title
MDS 695 Internship/Field Work.
MDS 699 Research Project