Short Course

Event Name
Short Course
7 November 2016
Parramatta Campus

Address (Room): Female Orphan School


This introductory course will cover all aspects of migration including forced and voluntary migration. Through the lenses of migration theories, the course will examine why and how people migrate, the dynamisms and complexities of migrants' settlement in their new environment, the socio-economic and political dimensions of forced migration and its consequences, and the relationship between voluntary migration and economic and development goals at regional, national and international level. The delivery of the course will involve experts from Western Sydney University and practitioners from UN agencies and international NGOs.

Speakers: Professor Andre Renzaho, Dr. Nichole Georgeou, and Dr. Debra Keenahan

Web page:

Name: Nidhi Dhingra

Phone: 02 9852 5345

School / Department: School of Social Sciences and Psychology