Course Title: Development Practices
Course Code. RDS 410 Full Marks: 70
Paper: VI Pass Marks: 28
Year: Third Teaching Hours: 105
- The objective of this course is to make students familiar with the approaches and strategies of development practices.
- The objective of this course is to make the students well acquainted with the current status and programmes of social services, energy, finance and practices of development adopted in Nepal and the some SAARC countries.
Unit-I: Introduction to Development Approaches 20
1.1 Community Development Approach
1.2 Basic Need Approach
1.3 Integrated Rural Development Approach
1.4 Right-Based Approach
1.5 Rural Livelihood Approach
1.6 Doubly Green Revolution
1.7 Human Development Approach
Unit-II. Strategies for Development 10
2.1 State Led Strategy
2.2 Market Led Strategy
2.3 NGO Led Strategy
2.4 Community/People Led Strategy
Unit-III: Institutional Development in Nepal 20
3.1 Evolution of Development in Nepal
3.2 Integrated Rural Development Programme (IRDP)
3.3 Small Farmer Development Programme (SFDP)
3.4 Remote Area Development Programme (RADP)
3.5 Community Forestry
Unit-IV: Social Services in Nepal (Programms and Current Status) 15
4.4 Water and Sanitation
4.5 Social Security Fund
Unit-V: Financial Practices in Nepal 15
5.1 History of Growth and development of financial sector in Nepal
5.2 Financial Management
5.3 Sources of Finance
5.4 Role of public and private sector in development (Agriculture and infrastructure)
5.5 Contribution of Cooperative in mobilizing local resources
Unit-VI: Technology and Energy 15
6.1 Introduction to Technology and Energy
6.2 Energy and Development in Nepal
6.3 Energy Development Practices in Nepal (Role of AEPC)
6.4 Renewal Energy in Nepal
Unit-VII: Experience of Development Practices 10
7.1 Bangladesh (Micro credit)
7.2 Bhutan (Chukha Project)
7.3 India (Green Revolution /Amul Dairy)
7.4 Pakistan (Aghakhan)
7.5 China (Green Development)
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