Teesside University

Teesside University

Global Development and Social Research

This course caters for the growing need for development specialists with independent research skills; with the maturing of transnational patterns of growth and the recent financial collapse, there is a great need for trained scholars with a critical perspective on development, capable of articulating policy interventions based on independent research, and with skills to advise agencies responsible for development interventions; the course develops the skills students need as a development practitioner interested in conducting independent research.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a good 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant field; however, those who have relevant professional qualifications and or relevant experience are also considered.

Course modules

Core modules include: Conceptualising and designing social research; social research methods; social research project; sociology of international development; transnational sociologies.

Assessment methods

All modules are assessed by in-course assignments.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,950 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,950 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,060 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Administrator, School of Social Sciences and Law
Telephone number: 
01642 384491