University of Birmingham
International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development)
The broad purpose of this programme is to give those working in the area of poverty reduction and development in developing and transitional countries, or those wishing to work in such areas, a firmer grounding in understanding poverty and inequality, promoting poverty reduction and analysing the performance of major poverty reducing programmes and policies.
Good relevant degree required.
Core modules: Critical approaches to development; development politics; social analysis of inequality; poverty and development. Optional: Rural poverty and development; urban poverty and development; conflict in developing countries; post conflict reconstruction and development; non-governmental organisations in a changing international context. As well as a dissertation project (MSc only).
The programme begins with a two week online induction module (non-accredited); and the dissertation work is preceded by a two week online research methods module (again, non-accredited).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 7,380 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 11,070 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,825 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,825 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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