WorldDevelopment at Harwich and Dovercourt High School
In year 12 we study 2 key themes:
Development, resources and global citizenship
What are our basic human needs?
How can we manage them and protect the planet?
How can we help other countries to manage their needs?
Poverty and inequality
What is poverty?
Who is in poverty and how does it change their lives?
Can we break out of the poverty cycle?
In year 13 we study 2 more units:
Perspectives of development.
How has the concept of development changed through time?
How is development understood from economic, political, social and environmental perspectives?
How can development be sustainable?
Then your choice of one more unit from:
Economic Development issues
Political Development issues
Social Development issues
Students must have grades B and C in two Humanities subjects (English, History, Geography or RE).
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Harwich and Dovercourt High School directly.