Apply to join the Sustainable Water Management in Africa course!
12 Jun 2019 - 16:15
Course outline: This course is aimed at the next generation of critical thinkers. It uses an interdisciplinary approach to critically engage with the environmental, technical, socio-cultural, economic and political challenges of water demand, supply and treatment to create an understanding of the role of water in society and in sustaining livelihoods. The course provides the necessary contextual information to allow people from any background to participate meaningfully.
Objectives of the course:
• To provide key theoretical themes and concepts;
• To give exposure to the African context;
• To facilitate critical thinking and analysis to foster paradigm shifts through engagement with both practical applications and intractable problems.
Interactive time is focused on discussion, debate, and tactile engagement through workshops and serious games / activities.
Field trips: The Water Hub, Franschhoek and Langrug Informal Settlement