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The focus of this degree is the analysis of environmental change and natural resource management mainly, but not exclusively, in developing countries. It is intended for students interested in researching or working in the field of environmental management in developing countries, and for those hoping to embark on related careers. Assessment Most courses are assessed through 5,000-word term papers. You also write a 10,000-word dissertation. This MA is built around a number of core courses and options. However, it is also possible for you to choose an option from other programmes within the School of Global Studies, subject to the fulfilment of any prerequisites and the availability of places. Note that not all options run in any one year. Autumn term: Political Economy of the Environment ? Theories of Development and Underdevelopment. Spring term: you take Critical Debates in Environment and Development, plus one from Environmental Policy and Industrial Technology ? Globalisation and Rural Change ? Migration, Inequality and Social Change ? The Architecture of Aid. Other options may also be available. Summer term: you take Geographical Information Systems or Methods in Development or Techniques in Campaigning, Advocacy and Activism. You also work on your dissertation.

The focus of this degree is the analysis of environmental change and natural resource management mainly, but not exclusively, in developing countries. It is intended for students interested in researching or working in the field of environmental management in developing countries, and for those hoping to embark on related careers. Assessment Most courses are assessed through 5,000-word term...

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Entry Requirements

A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in the social or natural sciences. Applicants with other degrees or relevant practical work experience will also be considered. IELTS 6.5 overall, with not less than 6.0 in each section. Pearson EnglishItemalue+oSn++?

A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in the social or natural sciences. Applicants with other degrees or relevant practical work experience will also be considered. IELTS 6.5 overall, with not less than 6.0 in each section. Pearson EnglishItemalue+oSn++?

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