University of East Anglia UEA
Climate Change and International Development
This course has been designed to meet the career needs of people working in international development and climate change policy and practice; it covers a range of issues surrounding international and local dimensions, particularly the questions of mitigation and adaptation in resource-poor and vulnerable settings.
Good social sciences degree, 2.1 or equivalent required. All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose 1st language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all 4 components, although we do accept many other types of qualifications or tests. In accordance with the UK Border Agencies Tier 4 visa guidelines, we will also waive the English language requirement for applicants who meet the defined nationality test or who have completed a degree level course in 1 of the listed countries.
Core modules: climate change and development 1: science, impacts and adaptation; climate change and development 2: governance, policy and society; exam. Option A: development work placement; dissertation. Option B: tools and skills in environment and development; understanding global environmental change. Option C: advanced qualitative research and analysis; applied methods for impact evaluation; climate change: physical science basis; conceptualising social science research; contemporary world development; development perspectives; educational policy and practice for development; energy and climate change; gender concepts for development; gender diversity and social development; globalisation, business and development; globalised agriculture and food systems; governance, democracy and development; health and development; international economic policy; introduction to education for development; macroeconomics of development; media and development in practice; media and international development; microeconomics of development; perspectives on globalisation; political ecology; research techniques and analyse; rural livelihoods and agrarian change; rural policies and politics; social analysis for international development; sustainable consumption; water security for development - theory and concepts; water security for development - tools and policy; welfare and evaluation in development.
UEA offers a number of scholarships each year to qualified UK/EU and international students; these awards are based on academic merit.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of East Anglia||Norwich||NR4 7TJ||East of England|