University of East London

Course Introduction

This course offers students the opportunity to examine the central issues facing developing countries in today's globalised world and to learn practical skills that will enable them to work in development. This programme not only addresses the theories of development, but actively examines how development works practically in the field. It analyses in detail how development programmes and projects are designed, implemented and managed.

Course Modules

Modules include: Development in the international context; project and programme design.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants are required to have a 2nd Class Honours degree in a cognate area of study. Under special circumstances applicants without a relevant first degree but with substantial professional experience may be considered for admission, usually on the basis of an interview. If English is not your 1st language we require that you demonstrate your English language skills by achieving an overall IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees

Distance Learning
PgCert £2,017  Single Module. First year overseas fees

Distance Learning
PgCert £1,390  Single Module. First year home fees