Measuring and monitoring food security 834

Module code LEK 834
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

The international and African context for monitoring and evaluation of Sustainable Development Goals related to food security. Indicators, scores, indexes, measurement approaches, systems and analysis methods for multisectoral food security monitoring and evaluation. Best practice related to the identification, selection, presentation and analytical approaches to managing and analysing large datasets across multiple sectors to generate clear, concise findings for policymakers. Communicating food security information for decision makers.

Module credits 15.00
NQF Level 09
Prerequisites Registration for at least a master's degree. Simultaneous registration for LEK 833.
Contact time 1 lecture per week for 4 weeks, 1 practical per week (2 weeks), 3 hours of online learning per week (6 weeks)
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Agricultural Economics Extension and Rural Develo
Period of presentation Semester 2

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