DEM4100 Contemporary Demographic: trends and issues

Course Overview

Educational Level: Graduate, Master
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Nicholas Cofie

Course Description:

In order to understand and relate to people we need to consider the ‘populations’ that they come from. This course will cover contemporary population trends in developed and developing countries and identify the causes and consequences of population change.

How This Course Benefits Students:

Students will have to have covered the Introduction to Demography. They will need to be able to evaluate data and assess factors that may influence population size with regards births, deaths and migration.

Why This Course Is Important:

This course will emphasize the importance of investigating the demographics of the society in which they are working in order to understand better how to relay the gospel message.