• Deakin University

ADH703.3 The Nature and Ethics of Evidence in Humanitarian Action

Investigate the nature of evidence in humanitarian action.

ADH703.3 The Nature and Ethics of Evidence in Humanitarian Action
  • Duration3 weeks
  • Weekly study10 hours

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 examine the way in which evidence is generated in the humanitarian sector
  • Articulate (and apply in practice) criteria for assessing the quality of evidence
  • Develop a plan for managing ethical considerations related to the collection of evidence

Who is the course for?

Deakin University postgraduate students.

Who will you learn with?

Nazanin Zadeh-Cummings is a Lecturer at the Centre for Humanitarian Leadership at Deakin University. Her research interests are North Korea, civil society, human rights, and disaster response.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.

  • Established1974
  • LocationMelbourne, Australia
  • World rankingTop 280Source: QS World University Rankings 2021