Population and Health

Course Code


Notional Hours

150 hrs per credit

No. of Credits


E.g. Lectures, Discussions, Guided reading, Self – study


Course Codes


Theory Hours

100 notional hours

Practical/Tutorial Hours

50 notional hours

Course Type

Optional(open for any special degree student)

Lecturer - Hansa Jayarathne

Course Description:

This course provides the students with an introductory knowledge of dynamics of population change and critical population relevant to policy, programs, and plans. Also it applies demographic research and analytic tools to address current, real world population issues confronting government agencies, businesses, and community organizations in private- and public-sector policy settings


Compulsory for Demography Special Degree Students

Compulsory for Demography Special Degree Students