Local and Regional Development
This course provides an opportunity to engage with contemporary debates in local and regional development theory and policy in an international context. It fulfils the current demand to build capacity and skills for strategic analysis and policy-making. There is a distinctive emphasis on the links between theory, policy and practice. The Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies (CURDS), where students are based, has played a leading role in contemporary academic and policy debates for over 35 years, and this research contributes directly to the teaching of this course. It offers a great opportunity to engage with contemporary debates in local and regional development theory, governance and policy in an international context.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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