Masters | Postgraduate Course - International Development with Conflict and Humanitarian Action - Full-time MSc Course Details within University of Bath

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Course Fees
2019/20 Fees Home/EU £9,500 Overseas £18,500
Start Month(s)
September
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International Development with Conflict and Humanitarian Action - Full-time MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year full-time

Develop an in-depth understanding of contemporary development issues, and gain the specialist skills to work in peacebuilding, conflict analysis and humanitarian response.

Whether you are a graduate aiming to pursue a development or humanitarian career in conflict-affected regions, or a professional wishing to deepen your knowledge and critical thinking, this course is for you.

Module details

Compulsory course units

These compulsory units are currently being studied by our students, or are proposed new units.
 
Semester 1

  • Doing research for international development
  • History and theory of international development
  • Conflict, development and peacebuilding

Semester 2

  • Doing research for international development
  • Humanitarianism
  • Plus one optional unit

Summer

  • Either Dissertation or Practicum

Optional course units
 
These optional units are currently being studied by our students, or are proposed new units.

  • Management of international development
  • Global political economy
  • Sustainability and wellbeing
  • International development policy analysis and evaluation
  • Education and international development

Entry Requirements

You should have a bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent, typically a 2:1 or above.

Student Destinations

Our international development courses provide an excellent grounding for careers in international development, humanitarian action, and working for social, economic and environmental justice in both global North and global South. They provide the core skills required in a range of policy, communication, advocacy, research and programmatic roles.