Taught course

Poverty and Development

Institution
University of Sussex · Institute of Development Studies - IDS
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in the social sciences or a related subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Gain a solid grounding in the concepts and skills needed to engage in debates on poverty and development. You’ll become familiar with the main theories of development and poverty reduction in development.

Through the interdisciplinary perspective at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), where you’ll be based, you approach these issues with confidence. You’ll gain a practical understanding of how techniques of research and inquiry create and interpret knowledge.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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Email
study@sussex.ac.uk