University of Worcester
Sustainable Development Advocacy (Professional Practice)
On completion of the programme trainee advocates are expected to have developed: understanding of the concept of sustainable rural land-use; enhanced advocacy skills; an understanding of the opportunities for and barriers to achieving sustainable development in the land based sector and of what constitutes best practice; an enhanced commitment to working for sustainable development solutions in the land based sector; a range of useful references and contacts.
Good Honours degree in agriculture; horticulture; forestry; landscaping or recreation; leadership experience; interview; those whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5.
Sustainable development advocacy masterclasses; team task; advocating change; sustainable development advocacy project; sector placements: students must choose 3 of these 4, 1 month long, placements: policy, standards and advice; business; media and campaigning; community and social.
Coursework which is varied and relevant to the development of the students' professional skills; there are no exams.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 665 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|St John's Campus||Worcester||WR2 6AJ||West Midlands|