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Master of Science (MSc): These programs are postgraduate studies for people who have recently finished their undergraduate studies and want to improve their knowledge on a profound and more scientific level.

Students who complete a part of their degree in Asia are growing in numbers. Currently, the second and the third biggest economies are in Asia. Without limitation, students have described their time in Asia as the best experience of their lives. Today, three of the four most populated countries of the world are in Asia: China, India, and Indonesia.

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Doha Institute for Graduate Studies

The MSc in Conflict Management and Humanitarian Action (CMHA) is a two-year master’s degree that offers students the opportunity to engage with a wide range of subjects i ... [+]

The MSc in Conflict Management and Humanitarian Action (CMHA) is a two-year master’s degree that offers students the opportunity to engage with a wide range of subjects including conflict management and resolution, conflict transformation, humanitarianism, negotiation, mediation, state-building and reconstruction theories and practices from both regional and international perspectives.

In addition to the DI academic staff, students will have the opportunity to engage with a number of distinguished scholars, policymakers, and practitioners from the humanitarian world. Further, the course combines theory and practice in its structure, which includes a field trip, in-class lectures and seminars, and a substantive work placement.... [-]

Qatar Doha
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University

Based on and comparable to leading Master of Education programs in the United States, the program is designed to be completed in two-three years, with participants attend ... [+]

About Master of Science in Education and Human Development (MSEHD)

Based on and comparable to leading Master of Education programs in the United States, the program is designed to be completed in two-three years, with participants attending classes in the evening while maintaining their full-time employment. The program is designed for working professionals and educators, and offers seven concentrations: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Instructional Technology, Curriculum, and Instruction with a Concentration in Literacy, Teacher Education, Educational Leadership, Human Resource Development, and Special Education. The program strives to be known as an exemplary and leading program in the preparation of educators and professionals who seek to explore the changing nature of teaching and learning while assessing and addressing the needs and challenges of a knowledge-based economy.... [-]

Saudi Arabia Dhahran
September 2019
Part-time
2 - 3 years
Campus
University Of Mediterranean Karpasia

The program provides you with the skills necessary to design and complete a dissertation or placement project on a specialist topic, including formulating research questi ... [+]

Overview

The program is composed of three pathways. The International Relations pathway provides a deep understanding of key issues in the contemporary international system. The second pathway, Terrorism and Security, focuses on the key domestic and international security threats facing states in the 21st century. Finally, the innovative International Intervention pathway enables you to understand and evaluate contemporary debates in the study of international intervention. This pathway also includes a placement option, allowing you to spend time working in the field of international politics.

The program provides you with the skills necessary to design and complete a dissertation or placement project on a specialist topic, including formulating research questions, conducting a literature review, selecting appropriate methods of data collection, engaging with data analysis to provide answers to the research questions, and presenting research according to scholarly conventions.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia Turkey Istanbul
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Sunway University

The MSc in Psychology provides you with the opportunity to build on your previous studies in Psychology, through an independent research project, focusing on a topic of y ... [+]

The MSc in Psychology provides you with the opportunity to build on your previous studies in Psychology, through an independent research project, focusing on a topic of your choice. The program is specifically designed to enable you to develop your research skills and to undertake independent research while at the same time, broadening your knowledge and understanding in an area of psychology that excites you.

You will learn how to research the literature and to plan and manage a research project. The skills and attributes you gain in critical thinking, project management and report writing will help you to achieve your career potential.

The program also provides an excellent springboard for students wishing to continue their studies through the PhD level, the highest level of qualification achievable.... [-]

Malaysia Shah Alam
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
Campus
University of Nicosia

The aim of the Program is to acquire specialization in the modern approaches of Social Work at a theoretical and practical level. In particular, the knowledge they will a ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 yearTitle of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Social WorkLevel of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies)Language of instruction: GreekMethod of Enrollment: Full-time / Part-timeMinimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90Program Description

The aim of the Program is to acquire specialization in the modern approaches of Social Work at a theoretical and practical level. In particular, the knowledge they will acquire will enable them to more effectively practice the profession in public, non-governmental - voluntary and / or private social welfare organizations.

The main objective of the Program is to develop a horizontal learning culture on social work issues both in Cyprus and in the European area. Students will be able to learn about modern social work theories and methods of assessment and intervention, current social policy, administration of social services as they operate at national and European level. At the same time, to explore the roles and principles of Social Work in a multidisciplinary context in the field of Health and Welfare.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 - 2.5 years Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Educational / School Psychology Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Full-time / Part-time Minimum Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching and learning.

Students will have the opportunity to choose between two specializations: a) Educational Psychology or b) School Psychology.

The Educational Psychology specialization particularly aimed at people working or interested in pursuing careers as teachers. The field of Educational Psychology is defined broadly as the study of students, learning and teaching. Studies in this field can enrich the work of those who work or wish to work as teachers in primary, secondary or higher education providing the basic theoretical background that will guide their teaching in order to improve the learning outcomes of students and be able to help their students to progress academically and personally. A successful teacher is able to motivate students to successfully manage the class to assess students 'prior knowledge, to transmit successfully ideas to serve the students' particular needs, to develop appropriate teaching methods and use appropriate assessment methods. Teachers can develop these skills by understanding and applying relevant psychological theories and learning theories. The Educational Psychology specialization aims to encourage teachers to see themselves as practitioners students (engaged learners) who... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

The Program aims to acquire a specialization in contemporary approaches of Social Work in theoretical and practical level. In particular, the knowledge you gain will allo ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 year Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: English / Greek Study Mode: Remote Minimum European Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The Program aims to acquire a specialization in contemporary approaches of Social Work in theoretical and practical level. In particular, the knowledge you gain will allow more effective practicing of the profession in public, non-governmental - voluntary and / or private organizations Social Welfare.

The main objective of the Program is to develop a culture of horizontal learning in social work issues both in Cyprus and in the European area. Students will have the opportunity to indulge in knowledge of modern theories of Social Work and the assessment and intervention methods, the current social policy, the administration of social services, such as those operating at national and European level. At the same time, explore the roles and principles of social work in transdisciplinary framework in the field of Health and Welfare.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Online
University of Nicosia

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 - 2.5 years Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Educational / School Psychology Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Remote Minimum Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching and learning.

Students will have the opportunity to choose between two specializations: a) Educational Psychology or b) School Psychology.

The Educational Psychology specialization particularly aimed at people working or interested in pursuing careers as teachers. The field of Educational Psychology is defined broadly as the study of students, learning and teaching. Studies in this field can enrich the work of those who work or wish to work as teachers in primary, secondary or higher education providing the basic theoretical background that will guide their teaching in order to improve the learning outcomes of students and be able to help their students to progress academically and personally. A successful teacher is able to motivate students to successfully manage the class to assess students 'prior knowledge, to transmit successfully ideas to serve the students' particular needs, to develop appropriate teaching methods and use appropriate assessment methods. ... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Online
University of Nicosia

The programme aims to train students in a variety of theoretical viewpoints from different fields in psychology and teach them the skills to practice effectively with dif ... [+]

Duration (years): 2.5 years Qualification Awarded: Master of Science in Counseling Psychology Level of Qualification: Master Degree (2nd Cycle) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 150 Profile of the Programme

Aims

The programme aims to train students in a variety of theoretical viewpoints from different fields in psychology and teach them the skills to practice effectively with different populations. The main goal of this programme is to train students to design and conduct research and apply the knowledge from this research effectively into practice. Of utmost importance is that the students develop an ethical professional identity that will guide their work as researchers and practitioners.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
5 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

The three year Master of Science degree programme in Clinical Psychology aims to integrate clinical, academic and research aspects of training. Upon completion of their t ... [+]

Duration (years): 3 Qualification Awarded: Master of Science in Clinical Psychology Level of Qualification: Master Degree (2nd Cycle) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 180 Profile of the Programme

Aims

The three year Master of Science degree programme in Clinical Psychology aims to integrate clinical, academic and research aspects of training. Upon completion of their training, students will be able to engage in an applied practice of clinical psychology with different populations. The programme also offers students the opportunity to design and conduct empirical research. A major aim of the programme is to cultivate in training clinicians an ethical professional identity that will guide their work as researchers and as practitioners.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Lingnan University

The Master of Science in Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour (MScHRMOB) programme is a one-year, full-time degree which brings an international persp ... [+]

MSc Programs in Social Sciences in Asia 2019. The Master of Science in Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour serves the growing focus on global talent management A Distinctive Course

The Master of Science in Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour (MScHRMOB) programme is a one-year, full-time degree which brings an international perspective to human resources management. The MScHRMOB programme is unique in the way it embraces a whole-person approach to build soft skills, and other attributes, which can serve as essential building blocks for a student’s career development. Students acquire an effective set of skills, and the requisite knowledge, to fulfil the needs of future employers.... [-]

Hong Kong Tuen Mun
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Lingnan University

The Master of Science in Work and Organisational Psychology (MWOP) programme is a one-year full-time programme designed for human resources managers and training and orga ... [+]

HR sector benefits from Lingnan University’s MSc in Work and Organisational Psychology New Resources

The Master of Science in Work and Organisational Psychology (MWOP) programme is a one-year full-time programme designed for human resources managers and training and organisational development professionals. The programme can also be taken as a two-year, part-time programme.

Healthcare professionals are in demand

Healthcare professionals of all levels are in great demand all over the world, and industrial-organisational psychologists are expected to be increasingly sought-after. “According to the US Department of Labour, there will be a 35 per cent growth in jobs related to industrial-organisational psychology by 2020. (U.S. Bureau of Labour Statistics, 2012-13) Many of these new jobs are likely to be reserved for people with a master’s degree in psychology, or a related field (Novotney, 2011),” says Professor Siu Oi-ling, head of the department of applied psychology at Lingnan University, and programme leader of the new master’s course.... [-]

Hong Kong Tuen Mun
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

The MSc Global Corporations and Policy programme is designed for those engaged in or aspiring to, professional careers in the public, corporate or not-for-profit sectors ... [+]

MSc Global Corporations and Policy

Duration: One calendar year (full time). Two or three years (part-time).

Entry Requirements: A minimum upper second class honors degree (or equivalent). We welcome applications from academically strong individuals from a wide variety of fields and backgrounds. Candidates with a lower class degree but with degree-relevant work experience may be considered.

Start of programme: September intake only

Mode of Attendance: Full-time or Part-time

The MSc Global Corporations and Policy programme is designed for those engaged in or aspiring to, professional careers in the public, corporate or not-for-profit sectors related to the political and economic management and regulation of multinational corporations.... [-]

United Kingdom London Singapore
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

This programme specifically addresses the requirements of those seeking a comprehensive theoretical and practical understanding of the role and dynamics of large corporat ... [+]

MSc Global Corporations and Policy (Online)

Duration: 2 years

Entry Requirements: A minimum upper second class honours degree (or equivalent). We welcome applications from academically strong individuals from a wide variety of fields and backgrounds. Candidates with a lower class degree but with degree-relevant work experience may be considered.

Start of programme: April / October

Mode of Attendance: Online Learning

The MSc Global Corporations and Policy (GCP) programme is designed for those engaged in, or aspiring to, professional careers in the public, corporate or not-for-profit sectors related to the political and economic management and regulation of multinational corporations.... [-]

United Kingdom London Singapore
April 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
SOAS University of London

This MSc will give you a thorough grounding in how current development models produce environmental problems, like climate change, which then threaten the objectives of d ... [+]

Overview

Start of programme: October/April

Mode of Attendance: Distance Learning

Duration: MSc/PGDip min. 2 years; PGCert min. 1 year

This MSc will give you a thorough grounding in how current development models produce environmental problems, like climate change, which then threaten the objectives of development.

Through an interdisciplinary perspective which surveys the science of climate change, adaptation and mitigation, you will acquire the knowledge and analytical skills required for critically engaging with and changing development policy and practice.

Building on the subject area knowledge acquired across the core and elective modules, you will study research methods and elaborate a topic for more detailed investigation in the form of a dissertation.... [-]

United Kingdom London Singapore
April 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Online