Open University

Open University

Development Management (project module, TU874)

Development managers are often called upon to undertake investigations that contribute to changes in practice and policy; the development management project, the final, compulsory element of the MSc, provides an opportunity to learn, develop and practise the skills required for such an undertaking; the project is individually chosen, the choice determined by the student's own passions and priorities; the process is guided by learning from previous modules of the Master's programme; and the product is a report that makes the case for change in the understanding of, and/or the practice and policy related to, a significant development management problem.

Entry requirements

Applicants must qualify for the university's PGDip in development management (D37) before taking this course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (Wales) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 1,511 per Module (Wales) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,511 per Module (England) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,511 per Module (Northern Ireland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,511 per Module (Scotland) 6 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 1,511 per Module (Wales) 6 months

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Distance Learning

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