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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Human Rights Activism, Advocacy and Change Program in collaboration with Curtin University – CurtinX. Learn about the role of social movements, advocacy groups and activism in bringing about social change.

About

The Human Rights Activism, Advocacy and Change course is part of the Human Rights MicroMasters program from Curtin University - CurtinX.

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.

What you'll learn

On successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • describe and critique a range of social movements and advocacy and activist campaigns
  • critically evaluate human rights activist and advocacy campaigns using social movement theories and concepts

In all societies, advocates and activists play an important role in ensuring that human rights are respected, protected and promoted.

The Human Rights Activism, Advocacy and Change course is part of the Human Rights MicroMasters Program.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Social movements and power
  • Women's rights and activism: unity and difference
  • Women and nonviolence movements
  • Saul Alinsky: citizen participation and organisation
  • Indigenous protest and activism
  • Disability rights and activism
  • Refugee rights and activism

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    300 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 300 USD for the full programme and a duration of 84 days.
  • National Applies to you

    300 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 300 USD for the full programme and a duration of 84 days.
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Funding

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