Urban Poverty and Development
College: Wycliffe College
Instructor 1: Kupp, David
Course Code: 
WYP2623HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Reviews the challenges faced by urban development facilitators today. Engages urbanisation and migration across the planet (especially the global South), the data on urban poverty, and today's blurring of rural and urban into a continuous, dynamic rural-urban continuum. Looks at the role of NGOs, churches and other partners in working with the urban poor, and reviews a range of urban community-based development approaches. Also considers the five types of urban communities, the new physics

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2017
Fall 2015
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Wed
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Practicum
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Book Review
Other