Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2019/2020
Canadian Excellence

The Developing World
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

The course helps students understand the broad challenges and opportunities facing the peoples of the developing world (understood to include countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America) by studying the social and political context. Topics covered may include: the legacy of colonialism, global interdependence, religion, development, democratization, ethnicity and conflict, and women and gender.

Additional Course Information
Registration status: senior student.