LYCS FETAC Level 6 Course in Global Development
The course will involve exploring and questioning what development is, how to evaluate development, and what are some of the root causes of the many development challenges facing the world today. It invites you to consider how issues such as runaway inequality, poverty, climate change, hunger and conflict can be addressed and a more equal and sustainable world can be achieved? If you are interested in human rights, community, sustainability, social justice, culture, inequality, neo-liberalism, colonialism and other topics relating to human development here and around the globe, then this course will be of interest to you.
It aims to equip people with the ability to think about global development issues in a critical way. It is particularly targeted at people involved in community organizations and groups and will enable them to bring a global development perspective to their work and lives.
The accredited course will consist of 6 full days of study (approx. 10am-4.30pm on weekdays) plus assignments. The training dates are:
Tuesday 15 March 2016
Wednesday 16 March
Tuesday 12 April
Tuesday 26 April
Tuesday 10 May
Tuesday 17 May
Location: Dublin City Centre, venue TBC
Cost: There is a charge of €50. There are bursaries available if the cost is an issue
Please contact: Helena or Rachel at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com asap for an application form
Find out more about training dates and other details here.