UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Education, Health Promotion and International Development

This programme provides students with the opportunity to develop understanding of, academic and professional practice in education and health promotion in lower and middle income countries. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, participatory and interactive groupwork, online learning and individual tutorials.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required, normally in social science, education or nursing. In addition some appropriate experience in a low or middle-income country (a minimum of 1 month) is normally a condition of entry.

Course modules

Core modules: Education and international development (concepts, theories and issues); promoting health and wellbeing (planning, practice and participation). Options: Economic perspectives of education policy; education and development in Asia; education and Muslim communities; education, conflict and fragility; gender, education and development; gender, sexuality and education; learners, learning and teaching in the context of education for all; planning for education and development; theories of childhood and society; understanding education research.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework (including a 3,000-word project proposal) and a 20,000-word dissertation (or 10,000-word report).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 15,525 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Mixed mode - 1 years
MA Mixed mode - 2 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Mixed mode - 4 years
MA Variable - 4 years

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Programme Administrator
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0207 331 5100