Why study the Education Policies for Global Development course at the University of Glasgow?
- This interdisciplinary programme draws on theories and methods from comparative education research, education policy analysis and international development studies.
- Mobility periods are designed to maximise a coherent learning experience in different institutional settings and cultures.
- The teaching team combines expertise and research experience in several parts of the world, including South and Central America, South-East Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, the Arab World, and Western and Eastern Europe.
- Internships with our cooperation partners will offer you the opportunity to acquire professional experience and to develop and apply your practical skills in a real work environment.
- You will have the opportunity to enhance your methodological and analytical skills by developing your own research project and by carrying out fieldwork in a developing context.
- This degree is awarded by a consortium comprised of Autonomous University of Barcelona, University of Glasgow, University of Bremen and University of Cyprus.
Graduates will be equipped for careers as analysts, consultants, administrators, policy makers and leaders in the design and implementation of education plans, whether in local, regional or national governments, international organisations, NGOs or large-scale education providers operating in developed or developing countries.
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- Actors in education and development
- Basic research methods
- Doing research on education and development
- Educational development, poverty and global inequalities
- Global education policies
- Theories of social justice in education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
Applications are handled by the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
DisciplinesEducation International Development View 833 other Masters in Education in United Kingdom
- 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in any subject.
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