The emphasis of this course is on integrating formal learning with first-hand experience with in-country work will including fieldtrips, a village stay, language training and urban homestay. Formal classes are given by staff from ANU and An Giang University.
The course focuses on experiencing and understanding the complex relationships between development and the environment. Students will have the opportunity to conduct group and individual research on such issues as the changing nature of rural lives, the relationship between the modern and traditional sectors, rural-urban migration, concepts of human well-being, and the social and environmental impacts of tourism.
The course details are available on the Programs & Courses website.