Human Rights MicroMasters

Enrich your understanding of human rights ideas and practices at local, national and international levels throughout this series of courses from Curtin University.
Human Rights Theory and Philosophy
Explore what is meant by human rights through learning about the development of the conventional understanding of universal human rights as well as some of the major critiques of the concept.
Human Rights and Development
Discover why a critical understanding of development is paramount to addressing poverty, inequality, climate change, indigenous rights and issues of social justice.
Activism, Advocacy and Change
Learn about the role of social movements, advocacy groups and activism in bringing about social change.
The series is multidisciplinary and will benefit anyone wanting to begin or advance their career across a broad range of disciplines. Gaining an awareness of contemporary issues in human rights is important in professions such as education, health, law, social work and development work, both in the public and private sector.
You can also benefit from human rights knowledge in a voluntary capacity, advocating social justice, peace or building a sustainable future.
Successful completion of all three verified courses (in addition to a pre-entry assessment task) provides an entry pathway into the Master of Human Rights degree program at Curtin University, which can be studied on campus or fully online. Subject to meeting Curtin’s entry requirements, you will receive credit for three of the ten units that comprise the degree program.

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Human Rights Activism, Advocacy and Change (edX)

Feb 3rd 2020
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Learn about the role of social movements, advocacy groups and activism in bringing about social change. It covers a range of social movement theories and concepts and explores specific movements and campaigns to illustrate the diversity of movement philosophies, methods and outcomes.
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Human Rights and Development (edX)

Sep 16th 2019
Human Rights and Development (edX)
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Discover why a critical understanding of development is paramount to addressing poverty, inequality, climate change, indigenous rights and issues of social justice. In this course you will learn the meaning of development based on human rights and social justice perspectives. You will understand how development is practiced based on [...]
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Human Rights Theory and Philosophy (edX)

Aug 19th 2019
Human Rights Theory and Philosophy (edX)
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Explore what is meant by human rights through learning about the development of the conventional understanding of universal human rights as well as some of the major critiques of the concept. The course commences through exploring the development of the conventional understanding of universal human rights and then moves [...]
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