Other courses

Starting in the 2020-21 academic year, CERES is also offering a series of new courses to suit the changing needs and demands of its PhD participants. These include:

A series of thematic courses adapted to research in Development Studies. Courses confirmed so far are:

  • Ontology and Epistemology in Development Studies, a 10-lecture course taught by Dr Karim Knio at ISS in January and February 2021;
  • Security for Field Research in Complex, Remote and Hazardous places, taught by Prof Thea Hilhorst and team in the first half of 2021;
  • Survey Methods and Data Collection in Development Studies Research, taught by Prof Arjun Bedi and team, dates tbc.

A post-fieldwork module, similar to the modules of the PhD Training Course but designed for PhDs in the later stage of their degrees. 


A full programme for the 2020-21 academic year will be announced in September 2020. 

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