University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Gender Analysis in International Development

This course incorporates a number of topics, including concepts used in: gender analysis of development; social justice; gender and power; poverty and inequality; and gendered approaches to social and human development such as: capabilities; social exclusion and human rights; and violence religion and identities; it offers training integrating theory and development policy experience which is both sectoral (e.g. education, land and property, credit and finance, rural livelihoods, sustainable development, environment and conservation, HIV/AIDS) and cross cutting, (e.g. migration, and male gender identities and masculinities in development); the course covers both the theory and practice of gender in development; it provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to work in an advisory capacity for organisations concerned with integrating gender awareness into their programmes and policies; it emphasises the development of research techniques and methods that are essential not only for further academic research, but also in practical development work and policy formulation, such as gender planning, and gender policy approaches such as mainstreaming.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a good social sciences degree, 2.1 or equivalent; candidates from other disciplines are considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 6.0 in all skills), or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules include: gender concepts for development; gender, diversity and social development; other optional modules.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a number of scholarships to qualified UK/EU and international students each year; these awards are based on academic merit.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

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