GDS Curriculum Structure, August 2018 to Intersem 2019

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Curriculum Structure

Gender and Development Studies


  Thesis Option Research Study Option
– Total number of required credits 10 (incl.4 credits of dept-wide courses) 10 (incl.4 credits of dept-wide courses)
– Total number of elective credits 16 28
– Total number of course works 26 38
– Total number of thesis/research

– Total number of credits





August 2018 Semester

ED75.9017 Forced Migration and Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Sub-region  1(1-0) Elective Dr. Philippe Doneys
ED75.9020 Gender and Development: Principles and Concepts 2(2-0) Required Prof.  Kyoko Kusakabe
ED75.9021 Science, Technology and Gender  2(2-0) Required Dr. Philippe Doneys
ED75.9022 Gender, Enterprise  & Organization 2(2-0) Elective Prof. Kyoko Kusakabe
ED75.9010 Gender and Development Communication 3(3-0) Elective Dr. Joyee S. Chatterjee
ED52.03 Introduction to Development and Sustainability 2(2-0)


Required Dr. Nophea Sasaki, Dr. Vilas Nitivattananon & Prof. Kyoko Kusakabe
ED52.9005 Introduction to Research Design 2(2-0) Required Dr Sohee M. Kim, Prof. Rajendra Shrestha, & Dr. Sylvia Szabo
ED52.9006 Introduction to Quantitative Methods I 2(1-2) Elective Dr. Sylvia Szabo


January 2019 Semester

ED75.07 Gender Analysis and Gender-Responsive Development Planning 3(3-0)  Elective Prof.  Kyoko Kusakabe
ED75.11 Gender, Politics, Civil Society & Human Rights 3(3-0) Elective Dr. Philippe Doneys
ED75.9013 Gender and Global Health 3(3-0) Elective Dr. Joyee S. Chatterjee
ED75.9018 Selected Topic: Gender and Labor Migration in Asia 2(2-0) Elective Dr. Philippe Doneys
ED75.9024 Gender, Culture and Human Development 2(2-0) Required Dr. Joyee S. Chatterjee
ED52.xxxx Quantitative Methods 2(1.5-1.5) Elective Dr. Takuji W. Tsusaka
ED52.xxxx Qualitative Research Methods 2 (1-3) Elective Dr. Philippe Doneys, Prof. Kyoko Kusakabe


Intersem 2019 Semester

ED75.XXXX TBD 1(1-0) Elective Dr. Philippe Doneys
ED75.9023 Gender Issues in Global Economy 1(1-0) Elective Prof. Kyoko Kusakabe
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