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African School of Economics

This two-year program offers academic training in social sciences related to development, featuring two tracks: Economic History, and Sociology and Political Science. It ... [+]

Master in Development Studies (MDS)

This two-year program offers academic training in social sciences related to development, featuring two tracks: Economic History, and Sociology and Political Science. It is offered only to full-time students and provides foundational economics training to students alongside locally-tailored coursework in other social sciences. It is aimed at students with bachelor degrees in History, Anthropology, Sociology, Philosophy, and Legal Studies. The MDS program seeks to prepare students for a wide variety of paths, including doctoral studies in the social sciences, research opportunities, and work in public, non-profit or private sectors in a range of roles.[-]

Benin Cotonou
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Universidad Pontificia Comillas

The Official Master's Degree in International Development Cooperation caters to the need for skilled professionals in different areas related to development cooperation, ... [+]

Máster Universitario en Cooperación Internacional al Desarrollo

El Máster Universitario en Cooperación Internacional al Desarrollo se imparte en el Instituto Universitario de Estudios sobre Migraciones (IUEM) desde hace 17 años y Durante este tiempo, el IUEM ha preparado profesionales con alta capacitación para desarrollar su trayectoria profesional en el campo de la Cooperación Internacional al Desarrollo.

Si estudias este máster tendrás las competencias necesarias para trabajar y aplicar los conocimientos adquiridos, en todo tipo de funciones, dentro de organizaciones nacionales e internacionales, públicas y privadas, ONG y ONGD. Actualmente, nuestros egresadosestán ocupando puestos de responsabilidad en los organismos citados anteriormente.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Universidad Pontificia Comillas

The Master's Degree in Contemporary International Migration caters to the need for skilled professionals in different areas related to migration, involves many different ... [+]

Máster Universitario en Migraciones Internacionales Admisión

Perfil de ingreso:

El Máster va dirigido a todo tipo de titulados universitarios, alumnos recién egresados, profesores universitarios, profesionales procedentes del mundo empresarial, investigadores y personal de las organizaciones internacionales, que deseen profesionalizarse o mejorar su profesionalización en el ámbito de las migraciones internacionales y la movilidad humana, así como a aquellos alumnos que quieran desarrollar su capacidad investigadora en este campo.

Requisitos de acceso:

Estar en posesión de un título de Grado o equivalente. Tener un buen expediente académico. Se valorará la experiencia profesional previa en migraciones internacionales. Conocer al menos otro idioma, preferentemente el inglés. ... [-]
Spain Madrid
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Online
BRAC University

BIGD has designed the Master of Development Studies (MDS) program to provide an in-depth understanding of development concepts and issues from a broad interdisciplinary p ... [+]

MASTER OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

The 21st-century world is experiencing drastic economic, social, cultural, political, technological, and environmental changes. These changes have far-reaching global implications for poverty, economic growth, social harmony and political stability. This is especially true for developing countries, where these changed are posing fresh challenges in human development. There are no simple answers to these problems, yet the quest for sustainable human development remains a matter of utmost importance.

Development is the instrument as well as the process through which people strive to achieve the goals of peace and prosperity. A systematic and multi-disciplinary examination of the factors affecting development is essential for identifying appropriate policies and processes necessary for the promotion of equitable and sustainable development.... [-]

Bangladesh Dhaka
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Vanderbilt Peabody College

The Masters of Education program in Community Development & Action is a two-year practitioner-focused degree in the HOD department, preparing students for professiona ... [+]

The Masters of Education program in Community Development & Action is a two-year practitioner-focused degree in the HOD department, preparing students for professional leadership as change agents in local communities. The program combines theory, research, and practice to equip students with the tools to study, design, and sustain change in the context of organizations, communities, and policy that support positive human development.

As a student of communities and human development, you are expected to make a strong commitment to your education by recognizing the intention behind program goals and making an effort to learn and grow beyond the minimum degree requirements. You are expected to commit to your best work and maintain your personal integrity as well as the integrity of the program. Coursework entails a minimum of 30 hours of required and elective classes in content areas. Course selection may vary according to career objectives of the student and recommendations made by his or her major advisor.... [-]

USA Nashville
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Kimmage Development Studies Centre

The Post Graduate Diploma / MA Degree in Development Studies by flexible and distance learning (FDL)offers learners the opportunity to combine work and study anywhere in ... [+]

The Post Graduate Diploma / MA Degree in Development Studies by flexible and distance learning (FDL) offers learners the opportunity to combine work and study anywhere in the world, while still connecting online with a diverse and vibrant learning community. Learners can undertake the MA completely online or they can combine the best of distance and e-learning with classroom participation – it is tailored to the needs of learners who like to study in their own time and at their own pace, but still want to have the option of drawing on the benefits of face to face, participatory and experience-based interaction with other participants and tutors.

It is a less costly option than a face to face programme, especially for learners living outside of Dublin or Ireland, as travel and living expenses are minimised, and because you can continue to work where you are based. Despite geographical distance, by participating in online discussions and other networked activities, learners are still part of a community of learners at Kimmage.... [-]

Ireland Dublin
Part-time
Online
MF Norwegian School of Theology

This Master’s program aims at providing insights into various relationships between religion and society in an increasingly global and multicultural world. ... [+]

The program is based on courses in social sciences and religious studies. An essential part of the program is to give insight into the different ways by which religion is shaped by various local and regional social conditions. It aims at giving a more profound understanding of the relationship between religion and society in a global perspective and includes courses in:

ethics sociology of religion intercultural communication human rights, conflict, and reconciliation Career opportunities

The program provides education for positions in the field of research and education. Furthermore, it qualifies for jobs in institutions and organizations where knowledge of religion in an international and global perspective is required. It is also relevant for positions of leadership within the public and private sector.... [-]

Norway Oslo
August 2019
Full-time
Campus
Diponegoro University

Master of Economic Science and Development Study Diponegoro University opens the student admission for academic year 2014/2015 start on 1 July – 15 September 2014 ... [+]

Master of Economic Science and Development Study Master of Economic Science and Development Study Diponegoro University opens the student admission for academic year 2014/2015 starting on 1 July – 15 September 2014 General entry requirements:

meet all academic standard required by universities in Indonesia; receive a full offer of admission from Indonesian Higher Education Office; submit a statement of substantial funding verification toward Bachelor's, Master or Doctoral degree studies; submit documents verifying standard health conditions, signed by a recognized doctor or home country hospital; submit a statement of complying with Indonesian university regulations.

Specific entry requirements: All international students intended to study in Indonesian universities undertaking academic programs, professional coursework, language and culture classes or practical training programs should provide the following documents:... [-]

Indonesia Semarang
July 2019
Full-time
Campus
Aeres University of Applied Sciences

Aeres University of Applied Sciences offers a Master in Agribusiness Development for Bachelor graduates or young professionals. ... [+]

Master in Agribusiness Development

Aeres University of Applied Sciences offers a Master in Agribusiness Development for Bachelor graduates or young professionals.

International corporations in the agrifood sector increasingly need professionals qualified in change management, who can act locally and think globally. All graduates from this Master programme will have first-hand knowledge of change processes in a business context outside their own branch and will have acquired valuable insights into the differences in international business cultures and work ethics and the role they can play to deal with these issues in change processes. These people bring the science of life to the business of food.... [-]

Netherlands Dronten Almere Canada Halifax Regional Municipality  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus
Asian Institute of Technology School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD)

In the current context of rapid social, economic, technological and environmental changes in Asia, it is imperative to understand the effects of change on various sub-gro ... [+]

Master in Gender and Development Studies (GDS)

In the current context of rapid social, economic, technological and environmental changes in Asia, it is imperative to understand the effects of change on various sub-groups: women, men, indigenous peoples, different classes, and other social groups. Gender and Development Studies (GDS) highlights both the need for specialized academic degree awarding studies in gender and development and the integration of gender analysis and gender relation perspectives in AIT's other fields of study. GDS offers graduate-level courses and provides substantial input to student's masters and Ph.D. dissertation research. Short courses and workshops are also offered on gender planning and gender analysis in various development fields.

By functioning as an academic arm of community-based efforts for the advancement of women and sustainable development, GDS aims to work as a regional center of excellence in the field of gender, technology and development studies, and to integrate gender as a key intellectual perspective and ethical concern in AIT as well.

By functioning as an academic arm of community-based efforts for the advancement of women and sustainable development, GDS aims to work as a regional center of excellence in the field of gender, technology and development studies, and to integrate gender as a key intellectual perspective and ethical concern in AIT as well.
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Thailand Rangsit
June 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Divulgazione Dinamica

The Master in International Cooperation and Development consists of three titles in a single accreditation. These titles are targeted toward the three segments of the lab ... [+]

PROGRAM LANGUAGE: ITALIAN

Master in International Cooperation and DevelopmentThe Master in International Cooperation and Development consists of three titles in a single accreditation. These titles are targeted toward the three segments of the labor market. Accredited curriculum consistency in the professional specialization and allow a consolidation easier.CONTENTS:TITLE: ORIENTATION IN TECHNICAL AND EMPLOYABILITY1. TECHNICAL INVESTIGATION OF SOCIAL- Tools and methodology that facilitate the analysis of realityin the investigation-action2. LABOUR MARKET- Policies for employment and training- The characteristics of the working world in our country at the end of the twentieth century, in relation to new technologies and sources of employment in favor of new3. PSYCHOLOGY OF UNEMPLOYMENT- Psychological theories that link the Labor and Mental Health- Approaches to be adopted by the psycho-social intervention programs that mitigate the impact of unemployment4. PROFESSIONAL ORIENTATION- Define what is meant by vocational guidance, how to organize this process, what methodology to use, what type of customers use the services of orientation, and analyzes the characteristics of these collective5. EMPLOYABILITY- The process of professional integration- Active labor market policies, aimed at both enterprise creation and vocational training to promote employment and inclusionTITLE: EXPERT IN LOCAL DEVELOPMENT6. NEW ECONOMY- Economics- Economy and Environment- New economy- The new fields of employment7. FARM MANAGEMENT OF MULTICULTURAL- The migration- Treatment of the difference in the company- Culture and intercultural relations. Keys to their farm management- Intercultural skills as a professional expertise- Intercultural training farm8. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT- The concept of sustainable development. Historical evolution- Environment and sustainability- Social dimension of... [-]

Spain Seville
September 2019
Part-time
900 hours
Online
Victoria University

Become a leader in social change, human rights and sustainable development at a global or local level, with the Master of International Community Development. ... [+]

Overview

Become a leader in social change, human rights and sustainable development at a global or local level, with the Master of International Community Development.

This unique, popular program offers you a personalized education. It includes practical on-site learning and deep engagement with communities and experts in the field. The perfect mix of study and practical experience will have you job-ready for a fulfilling career.

Key study areas include:

critical consciousness and ethics of development community development project design and management participatory research and evaluation globalization and social movements leadership in community development impacts of Trump and Brexit on governance of international organizations conflict resolution and peace-building. ... [-]
Australia Saint Albans
July 2019
2 years
Campus
Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)

This master responds to the need to offer, from the five Valencian public universities, high-level training in development cooperation. ... [+]

This master responds to the need to offer, from the five Valencian public universities, high-level training in development cooperation. The complexity and growing concern about development issues and poverty have led to international organizations, states and social leverage resources for a sector that demands skilled with a specific interdisciplinary training and professional bodies. In this space, the MCAD provides a common development cooperation training in seven specialties covering the professional spectrum in this area, being imparted on the UJI specialty Cooperation and Development Policy (distance mode).

Coordination: Maria Raquel Agost Felip and Rosana Peris Pichastor. Depa... [-]
Spain Castellón de la Plana
September 2019
Full-time
3 semesters
Online
Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)

This year our Master celebrates the 20th anniversary of its creation. Our history dates back to 1994 when, thanks to our founder Dr. Vicent Martínez Guzmán, the first con ... [+]

This year our Master celebrates the 20th anniversary of its creation. Our history dates back to 1994 when, thanks to our founder Dr. Vicent Martínez Guzmán, the first conference of Philosophy for Peace was conducted in the Universitat Jaume I to which more than 100 people attended. Since then, our program has been growing and consolidating as one of the best in its subject in the Spanish territory, besides of having obtained an important recognition around the world, thanks to the more than a thousand students coming from more than a hundred countries that have gone through our program and to the more than 250 national and international teachers that have taught in our Master. From the program we would like to take this opportunity to greet and thank all the people who have made possible this achievement; thanks to their work in favor of the construction of peace cultures, our peaceful ideal has been spread around the world.... [-]

Spain Castellón de la Plana
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Open University Of Cyprus

The subject of the Master's program "Cultural Policy and Development" is the exploitation and promotion of the culture of both cultural heritage and contemporary artistic ... [+]

Object of the postgraduate curriculum "Cultural Policy and Development" Is to exploit and promote the culture of both cultural heritage and contemporary artistic creation, as well as the culture of everyday life. The Program focuses on highlighting the public value of Culture, particularly in the context of modern challenges.

The aim of the Master's Program

The aim of the Program is to provide graduates with cognitive (theoretical and practical) and metacognitive (methodological, epistemological) skills that will allow them to understand in depth the added value that culture provides. The aim is also to provide specialized knowledge of rational and scientifically documented management of cultural resources and cultural capital to people who are or will be employed in the field of cultural management.... [-]

Cyprus Cyprus Online
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Online