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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Economics and Econometrics
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Research for Local Economic Development Practitioners
Programme Code: S3RLEQ
Medium of Facilitation: Part-Time
NQF Level: 8
NQF Credits: 0
The purpose of this Short Learning Programme is to capacitate Local Economic Development (LED) practitioners with the necessary skills to engage in an interactive research process culminating in the compilation of a research proposal and in a full research project or a report.
An appropriate Bachelor’s degree on NQF level 7; experience in the fields related to public administration, economics or business. Applicants may be subject to an internal selection process. The SLP “Introduction to Local Economic Development” (S3E14Q) as pre-study is recommended.