With or without us? An audit of disability research in the southern African region

: 2 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
: 2/4

This paper provides a critical analysis of disability research in southern Africa based on a research audit carried out in the region.

Keywords: Southern Africa; disabled people’s organisation; emancipatory research; disability research.

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The aim of this module is to provide an overview of disability research in the southern African region.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. the use of emancipatory research in southern Africa.
  2. understanding of the social and medical models of disability in this research context.
  3. research priorities in this context.
  4. .the motivation for and the practice of collaboration with disabled people’s organisations in the region.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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