MA in Extension and Development Studies

IGNOU- Indira Gandhi National Open University
In New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Aligarh and 5 other venues

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Where and when

Starts Location
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IGNOU Regional Centre Opp. Nirma Institute of Technology Sarkhej - Gandhinagar Highway Chharodi Ahmedabad, 382481, Gujarat, India
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IGNOU Regional Centre 3/310, Marris Road, Aligarh - 202001 Uttar Pradesh, 202001, Uttar Pradesh, India
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IGNOU Regional Centre No.293, 39th Cross, 8th Block, Jayanagar BANGALORE, 560070, Karnataka, India
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The Regional Director, Chennai Regional Centre, Indira Gandhi National Open University, CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai, 600113, Tamil Nadu, India
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Rajasthan, India
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Course programme

Programme Objectives is to train and develop qualified human resources in the professional area of extension and development studies.To impart knowledge on various theoretical and practical aspects of extension and development areas.To develop necessary professional skills among students in formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of extension and development programmes.To conduct impact assessment and action research studies in various aspect of completed and on-going extension and development programmes.

Compulsory Courses:
1st Year

-Introduction to Extension and Development
-Dynamics of Extension and Development
-Problems and Issues in Development
-Planning and Management of Extension and Development Programmes
-Project Work I
-Research Methods in Extension and Development Studies
-Extension Communication and Diffusion of Innovations for Development
-Project Work II

2nd Year

-Development in India - Pre and Post Liberalization Period
-Training for Development
-Local Self Governance
-Environment and Development

Choose Any One Apart from Dissertation

-Behavioral Sciences for Extension and Development
-Gender and Development
-Family Healthcare Education
-Traditional Knowledge Systems and Livelihoods
-Dissertation (Compulsory)

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