Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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MAAN7823 Issues on livelihood security in Himalayan area 2 op
Organised by
Person in charge
Reija Hietala

Learning outcomes

The students understand how livelihood security is assessed in the context of developing country, in the Himalayan area. They will learn how the development research project is working there in the case area: how data on the primary aspects of livelihoods are gathered, measured and analysed.


The course covers lectures on geographical and socio-economic conditions of Himalayan case area and on the work process of the project studies in examining the change of agricultural production, measuring the impact of tree planting, assessing human-environment relationships, food security, impact of the tourism and the role of NGOs among the society of refugees.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Further information

Not organized 2015-2016

Belongs to following study modules

Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Development Studies