Education and Development

The UBC Certificate in International Development program is being phased out and will end by March 31, 2023. We invite you to review the updated schedule and register for courses so you can successfully complete the program by March 31, 2023. Applications will be accepted until January 15, 2022.

Explore the complex and rapidly expanding area of education in developing countries, including its history within the development framework, current global initiatives, policies and goals, and different approaches to and emphasis on various levels of education. Learn about key international players in education – their roles, their influences and their impact on approaches and opportunities for people in developing societies. Take a critical approach to the field by examining the debates surrounding past and present global policies and initiatives.

This course can be applied to the UBC Certificate in International Development.  

Course Format

The format of this course is 100% online. One week prior to the start of the course, an email will be sent to all registered students containing instructions on how to access the online Learning Management System.

Available Sessions

Course currently not available for registration.