UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme provides students with the opportunity to develop understanding of, academic and professional practice in education and health promotion in lower and middle income countries. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, participatory and interactive groupwork, online learning and individual tutorials.

Course Modules

Core modules: Education and international development (concepts, theories and issues); promoting health and wellbeing (planning, practice and participation). Options: Economic perspectives of education policy; education and development in Asia; education and Muslim communities; education, conflict and fragility; gender, education and development; gender, sexuality and education; learners, learning and teaching in the context of education for all; planning for education and development; theories of childhood and society; understanding education research.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required, normally in social science, education or nursing. In addition some appropriate experience in a low or middle'income country (a minimum of 1 month) is normally a condition of entry.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,525  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,145  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Mixed Mode
MA (Postgraduate)
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)
4 years
Variable
MA (Postgraduate)