University of East Anglia

Master Water Security and International Development - Máster en Planes de Seguridad del Agua y el Desarrollo Internacional

University of East Anglia
  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial en Norwich
  • Precio:
    Consultar rellenando el formulario
  • Comienzo:
    Septiembre 2017
  • Lugar:
    University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park
    Norwich NR4 7TJ
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    1 Año
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    MSc Water Security and International Development
  • Otras Convocatorias:

    Presentación

    This programme is offered either full and part time basis

    The MSc Water Security and International Development degree interprets ´water security´ in its broad political ecology and political economy sense. We believe that the hydrological cycle is intimately connected to critical global policy concerns: climate change, food trade and food security, energy security - and in turn to the international cooperation that affects human, community, regional and state security.

    Inextricably linked to people´s welfare and livelihoods in non-industrialised contexts, water is a resource of fundamental importance to environment and development concerns. This Master´s programme will critically reflect on the practical and theoretical facets of ´water security´, with a view to develop a better foundation upon which to achieve developmental and environmental objectives. We will provide the latest interdisciplinary theory and tools necessary to rise to the challenges and students will graduate with the knowledge and tools to be able to understand and audit the water security of a system of interest; be i

    Requisitos

    Degree Subject: Social Science or Natural Resource Science
    Degree Classification: 2.1 or equivalent

    Programa

    All students are required to take 180 credits in total. Please note that for modules taken outside DEV there may be timetable clashes. Students will discuss best options and timetabling with the Course Director during the first week of the Autumn semester.
    Compulsory Study (100 credits)
    Students must study the following modules for 100 credits:

     DISSERTATION
     MSC IN WATER SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     WATER SECURITY FOR DEVELOPMENT - THEORY AND CONCEPTS
     WATER SECURITY FOR DEVELOPMENT - TOOLS AND POLICY
    Option A Study (40 credits)
    Students will select 40 credits from the following modules:

     CATCHMENT WATER RESOURCES
     CLIMATE CHANGE AND DEVELOPMENT I: SCIENCE, IMPACTS AND ADAPTATION
     CLIMATE CHANGE AND DEVELOPMENT II: GOVERNANCE, POLICY AND SOCIETY
     EVALUATING NATURE
     GLOBALISED AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SYSTEMS
     INTRODUCTION TO INTERDISCIPLINARY ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
     NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS
     POLITICAL ECOLOGY OF ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT
     RESEARCH TECHNIQUES AND ANALYSIS
     RURAL LIVELIHOODS AND AGRARIAN CHANGE
     SUSTAINABLE CONSUMPTION
     UNDERSTANDING GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE
    Option B Study (40 credits)
    Students will select 40 credits from the following modules:

     APPLIED METHODS FOR IMPACT EVALUATION
     CLIMATE CHANGE AND DEVELOPMENT I: SCIENCE, IMPACTS AND ADAPTATION
     CLIMATE CHANGE AND DEVELOPMENT II: GOVERNANCE, POLICY AND SOCIETY
     CONFLICT GOVERNANCE AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     CONFLICT, PEACE AND SECURITY
     CONTEMPORARY WORLD DEVELOPMENT
     DEVELOPMENT PERSPECTIVES
     DEVELOPMENT WORK PLACEMENT
     DISSERTATION
     ECONOMETRIC METHODS FOR DEVELOPMENT
     EDUCATIONAL POLICY AND PRACTICE FOR DEVELOPMENT
     GENDER CONCEPTS FOR DEVELOPMENT
     GENDER DIVERSITY AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
     GLOBALISATION, BUSINESS AND DEVELOPMENT
     GLOBALISED AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SYSTEMS
     GOVERNANCE DEMOCRACY AND DEVELOPMENT
     HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT
     INDEPENDENT RESEARCH PROJECT
     INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC POLICY
     INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES-EXAMINATION
     INTRODUCTION TO DEVELOPMENT FIELDWORK
     INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT
     INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH METHODS
     INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
     INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH (MRES DP)
     MA IN EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT - EXAM
     MA IN GENDER ANALYSIS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT:EXAM
     MA IN GLOBALISATION BUSINESS AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     MA IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     MA IN INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT:EXAM
     MA IN MEDIA AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     MA IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT:EXAM
     MACROECONOMICS OF DEVELOPMENT
     MASTER IN RESEARCH DISSERTATION
     MEDIA AND DEVELOPMENT IN PRACTICE
     MEDIA AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
     MEDIA AND SOCIETY
     MICROECONOMICS OF DEVELOPMENT
     MSC IN CLIMATE CHANGE AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     MSC IN DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS: EXAM
     MSC IN ENVIRONMENT AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT:EXAM
     MSC IN IMPACT EVALUATION FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     MSC IN WATER SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: EXAM
     PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBALISATION
     POLITICAL ECOLOGY OF ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT
     RESEARCH PROJECT 1
     RESEARCH PROJECT 2
     RESEARCH PROJECT 3
     RESEARCH SKILLS WORKSHOP: DESIGN AND WRITING
     RESEARCH TECHNIQUES AND ANALYSIS
     RSW: ELABORATING RESEARCH DESIGN
     RURAL LIVELIHOODS AND AGRARIAN CHANGE
     RURAL POLICIES and POLITICS
     SOCIAL ANALYSIS FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
     TOOLS AND SKILLS IN ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT
     UNDERSTANDING GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE
     WATER SECURITY FOR DEVELOPMENT - THEORY AND CONCEPTS
     WATER SECURITY FOR DEVELOPMENT - TOOLS AND POLICY
     WELFARE AND EVALUATION IN DEVELOPMENT

    Salidas profesionales

    Excellent career opportunities: our graduates have been successful in entering a broad spectrum of employment including working for organisations such as the World Bank, the United Nations, DfID, JICA, Christian Aid, and Save the Children.Examples of positions from a recent careers analysis survey of our postgraduates reveals the diversity of employment possibilities:
    NGO management in Japan
    soil and water conservation in Pakistan
    construction consultancy in Sri Lanka
    export management in Norway
    rural development coordination in Nigeria
    senior inspector of schools in Kenya
    development education work in the UK
    doctoral research within the School, or elsewhere.

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