MIT11 025 - D-Lab: Development

Description
Issues in international development, appropriate technology and project implementation addressed through lectures, case studies, guest speakers and laboratory exercises. Students form project teams to partner with community organizations in developing countries, and formulate plans for an optional IAP site visit. (Previous field sites include Ghana, Brazil, Honduras and India.) Recitation sections focus on specific project implementation, and include cultural, social, political, environmental and economic overviews of the target countries as well as an introduction to the local languages. Course site: NOURL
Credits
12
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2018
Avg. Class Size
999
Avg. Sections
1