|Field of Study:||Development Economics and International Development
|Description:||International development studies (IDS) is the study of poverty, inequality and how to create change and make the world a better place to live. Students explore the ethics around what it actually means to provide help to someone living in poverty, as well as best practices in poverty reduction and making a long-term difference in people's lives. Food justice, disaster response, Canadian aid policy, environmental sustainability, armed conflict, disease, and education are examples of topics that IDS touches on.
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Program costs break down roughly to $741.00 per 3 credit hour course (or $5,928.00 for 24 credit hours) for Canadian students and to $1,000.35 per 3 credit hour course for international students.