Taught course

Environmental Change and International Development

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You’ll need a good 2:1 or first class honours degree in geography or a related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course brings together geography, environmental and development studies expertise to engage with the challenges of environmental change in the Global South. You’ll explore contemporary theory, policy and practice.

There are three elements to your study: training in development research methods and professional skills, training in specialised subject areas, and a placement-based research dissertation.

The cost of the compulsory field class is included in your tuition fees.

Teaching
There are seminars, lectures, workshops and reading groups.

Assessment
You’ll be assessed on your coursework assignments and a dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
geography-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 7900