Issues involving development, poverty, inequality and environmental sustainability are some of the most important in the world today. Studying and understanding these issues is the key to creating a better world for future generations.
UON's Bachelor of Development Studies deals with these key issues in a current and global context. In your courses you will learn how to be an informed global citizen. When you study a degree in development studies, you can go on to make a positive difference in the world.
You will study real-world issues such as globalisation, environmental change, sustainable development and social justice. Our interdisciplinary approach means that in addition to your major you are exposed to a wide range of areas including: