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Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development

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Australian National University

Course description

This course is a highly-regarded qualification taught by leading academics with development work experience in the field. It offers five specialisations to choose from according to their passions: conflict and development; gender and development; humanitarian action; indigenous policy; society and environment. Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to: gain an understanding of trends and changes in development theory and practice as they apply to local development processes; apply critical social inquiry and participatory processes to the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development activities; undertake social assessments and integrate social perspectives and participatory practices with other forms of technical expertise in development work and advise on the development policy processes of NGOs, the private sector, government, and multilateral agencies to ensure the inclusion of local and community perspectives. It will advance their career in development, policy, and program management in bilateral, mulitlateral and non-government organisations or as an independent consultant.

Qualification

Master degree

Entry requirements

Students should have completed a bachelor degree or international equivalent with an average mark of at least 65 per cent; applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (one semester) of credit and applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (one year) of credit.

Awarding body

Australian National University

Faculty or department

ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

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Study Options for Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development:

Option 1

Duration: 2 years

Study mode: Full time

Start date:

20-Jul-15, 16-Feb-15

Cost:

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Venue

Australian National University

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Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development run by Australian National University information was updated on 27-Oct-14

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