Find out more about the degree
Deakin’s degrees in Development and Humanitarian Action provide you with the analytical skills needed to understand the contexts of development and humanitarian programs as well as practical skills to apply in the field.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...
- Critically evaluate approaches to ‘linking relief, rehabilitation and development’ on the ground, as well as the more recent discourse on resilience.
- Understand practical strategies that can be employed by humanitarian and development practitioners to achieve sustainable development outcomes while simultaneously addressing humanitarian needs in crisis contexts.
- Understand the role of, and linkages between, humanitarian and development assistance and peacebuilding initiatives in achieving sustainable development and peace in conflict contexts.
Who is the course for?
Deakin University postgraduate students.