University of Birmingham

Master in International Development (with specialist pathways) - Máster en Desarrollo Internacional con Especialidades

University of Birmingham
  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial en Birmingham
  • Precio:
    £7,650 FT (Home/EU students)
    £3,825 PT (Home/EU students)
    £14,850 FT (Overseas students)
  • Comienzo:
    Septiembre 2017
  • Lugar:
    Birmingham B15 2TT
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    1 Año
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    International Development (with specialist pathways) MSc/GDip

Presentación

This programme allows you to explore in depth the challenges facing developing and developed countries in the fight against global poverty, as well as to understand the promise and problems of proposed approaches to poverty reduction. Issues covered include: theories and history of development; changing approaches to poverty reduction; practical policy, programme and research skills.

Specialist pathways:

Poverty, Inequality and Development
Conflict, Security and Development
International Political Economy and Development
Governance and Statebuilding
Urban Development

Dirigido

The programme is designed for recent graduates preparing to work in international development and for professionals working for NGOs, donor or government funded development programmes

Programa

This main pathway is designed for flexibility, allowing you to choose over half of the MSc content from a wide range of optional modules.

Compulsory core module:

20 credits - Critical Approaches to Development – critically examine development theories and their application
60 credits - Dissertation - you focus in depth on a topic of particular interest, with support from a dissertation supervisor (MSc only)
100 credits from the following:

20 credits - Aid Politics and Policy
20 credits - Conflict in Developing Countries
20 credits - Conflict Humanitarian Aid and Social Reconstruction
20 credits - Development Management
20 credits - Development Politics
20 credits - Disability and Development
20 credits - Gender and Development
20 credits - Governance and State Building in Developing Countries
20 credits - Human Resources / Managing People in Times of Global Changes
20 credits - Introduction to Development Projects
20 credits - Introduction to Disaster Management
20 credits - Making Policy
20 credits - Managing Public Money
20 credits - Non-Governmental Organisations in a Changing International Context
20 credits - Post Conflict Reconstruction and Development
20 credits - Poverty Inequality Interventions and Approaches
20 credits - Public Economic Management
20 credits - Public Management and Leadership
20 credits - Public Sector Reform and Development
20 credits - Religion and Development
20 credits - Rural Poverty and Development
20 credits - Social Analysis of Inequality, Poverty and Development
20 credits - State and City in Europe and Asia
20 credits - Transforming Development for Sustainability
20 credits - Urban Poverty and Development
Optional modules from the School of Government and Society are also available (subject to departmental policies). See the module choices in:

Department of Political Science and International Studies
Institute of Local government Studies

Salidas profesionales

The programme is designed for recent graduates preparing to work in international development and for professionals working for NGOs, donor or government funded development programmes.

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