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MSc Area Studies

63 degrees at 28 universities in the UK.

MSc Humanitarian Action

MSc Humanitarian Action

Overview How and where is humanitarian aid given, and how does it interact with the political and military complexities of emergency contexts? How have critiques of humanitarian aid, including from recipients,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Online degree

Modules

  • Dissertation in Development Studies (60 Credits) - Core
  • Humanitarian Principles and Practice (30 Credits) - Core
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Global Governance and Emerging Powers MSc

Global Governance and Emerging Powers MSc

This Masters degree combines international public policy and cutting-edge issues in the study of world politics; it brings together a unique body of UK and international students with a passion for world...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,640 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Humanitarian Intervention MSc

Humanitarian Intervention MSc

Course Summary This ground-breaking MSc course offers online training for people working in humanitarian organisations, wherever they are in the world. Our distance learning course is aimed at people...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,740 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Transnational Crime, Justice and Security MSc (Research)

Transnational Crime, Justice and Security MSc (Research)

A vibrant research community in criminology supports students to become excellent researchers who are theoretically informed and actively engaged in the public debate about crime and justice. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

International Development Management MSc

International Development Management MSc

Course summary This course will give you a firm understanding of development theory in an international context, with a particular focus on how to bring theory into practice and build your practical...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MSc International and Transnational Policing

MSc International and Transnational Policing

This MSc from LJMU enables you to pursue academic interests in international and transnational policing in a nurturing and multi-disciplinary environment. Join the Liverpool Centre for Advanced Policing Be...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,750 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £43 credit (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development Studies (Distance Learning) MSc

International Development Studies (Distance Learning) MSc

On this course, youll explore the history, theory and practice of international development. Youll explore colonialism and globalisation, and unpack the tools, strategies and techniques used in the field. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree: £2,330 per year (UK/EU)

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Tourism and International Development MSc (PGCert PGDip)

Tourism and International Development MSc (PGCert PGDip)

The University of Brighton’s Tourism and International Development MSc provides the opportunity to learn from leading academics and practitioners working in the field of sustainable tourism development and management. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,624 per year (UK/EU)

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MSc Impact Evaluation for International Development

MSc Impact Evaluation for International Development

Do you have an interest in designing and implementing development projects and programmes? How about researching development effectiveness? Or would you like to develop and enhance your skills for undertaking...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development MSc

International Development MSc

This programme allows you to explore in depth the challenges facing developing and developed countries in the fight against global poverty, as well as to understand the promise and problems of proposed...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MSc Globalisation and Development

MSc Globalisation and Development

Overview This exciting programme offers a critical examination of the contemporary process of globalisation and how it influences the developing world, both before and after the ongoing global crisis. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £12,720 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: £6,360 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time day degree: £4,240 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development MSc

International Development MSc

This interdisciplinary Masters degree examines the issues, processes and institutions central to global poverty, inequality and development. It is ideal if you want to further your knowledge of, or are...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,640 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Transnational Crime, Justice and Security MSc

Transnational Crime, Justice and Security MSc

This programme considers pressing contemporary global issues from a criminological perspective, including organised crime, trafficking, terrorism and environmental crime. WHY THIS PROGRAMME You will...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,850 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

MSc Environment and International Development

MSc Environment and International Development

Are you a natural resource specialist or agriculturalist? Seize your chance to take an MSc that offers a unique interdisciplinary approach. You’ll consider natural processes, social issues and political...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) MSc/PGDip

International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) MSc/PGDip

The broad purpose of this programme is to give those working in the area of poverty reduction and development in developing and transitional countries, or those wishing to work in such areas, a firmer...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree: £12,510 overall cost (UK/EU)

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MSc International Development

MSc International Development

Overview The MSc International Development is a new programme that builds on the established reputation of the Development Studies department. We welcome applications from those who have worked in development,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Online degree

Modules

International Development and Social Anthropology MSc

International Development and Social Anthropology MSc

This Masters degree will be of particular interest to anyone wishing to study global development, policy and practice and their local impacts from an anthropological perspective. It will help you to understand...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,640 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development (Conflict, Security and Development) MSc/PGDip

International Development (Conflict, Security and Development) MSc/PGDip

This programme recognises the opportunities for educational provision in an area of increasing interest amongst the academic community, namely the links between development, security and conflict. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree: £12,510 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

International Development MSc/PGDip

International Development MSc/PGDip

This programme is designed to provide students with an understanding of the evolution of thinking and practice in international development over the last fifty to sixty years. Study from anywhere in the...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree: £12,510 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

Conflict, Statebuilding and Development MSc

Conflict, Statebuilding and Development MSc

This programme recognises an area of increasing importance in the academic and policy worlds, namely the links between peace, conflict and development. The programme reflects the international debates...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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