Development Practice

University College Dublin


Course Name Development Practice
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W412
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MPA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MPA Development Practice FT (W412)
2 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
Duration 2 years full-time
Course Fee

Expand+MPA Development Practice (W412) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 9585
nonEU fee per year - € 19200

***Fees are subject to change

MPA Development Practice (W412) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 9,350...

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Expand+Student Internships
Year 1
Students undertake one within-country placement. This will be GPA Neutral.

Year 2
Students undertake internships in leading international organisations. Professional research placements will be run across gove...

Course Content

Expand+MPA Development Practice
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 120)
The Masters of Public Administration in Development Practice (MPA-DP) is a two-year fulltime programme that offers professional trans-disciplinary graduate degree training that add...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Y1 Core Modules Include (Students Must Only Take Core Modules in Year 1):
POL41870 Economic & Policy Analysis I
POL41600 Science Technology & Dev
POL41860 Governance Politics & Dev
EDUC42930 Global Classroom
LAW40760 ...

Number of Credits 120
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
A wide variety of careers will be open to graduates from this programme in overseas development assistance for public, private and non-governmental organizations. The programme also appeals to active professionals already working in these fields who wish to strengthen their qualification.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Rachel Wang
Contact Number: +353 (0) 1 716 8643
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