Global Development Management

Open University in Ireland


Course Name Global Development Management
Course Provider Open University in Ireland
Course Code K38
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Certificate at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Open University None
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Attendance Options Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters PG Cert (G Dev Mgmt) (Open)
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Duration How long it takes
Minimum – 9 months
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Entry Requirements It is recommended that you hold a UK bachelor’s degree (or equivalent), or have had experience of working, in a paid or voluntary capacity, in a development agency (international or local) prior to embarking on this qualification. However, these requirements are not compulsory and you will not be required to provide any supporting documentary evidence.

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On successful completion of the required modules you will be awarded a Postgraduate Certificate in Global Development Management entitling you to use the letters PG Cert (G Dev Mgmt) (Open) after your name.

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Course Content

Expand+Postgraduate Certificate in Global Development Management
Development management engages with the multiple challenges of ‘development’ and this qualification builds up the basic capacities for managing those challenges. Building on the global ag...

Subjects Taught Modules
To gain this qualification, you need 60 credits from the following:
Compulsory module Credits Next start
• Global development in practice (D890) 60
Next start: 03 Oct 2022

You should note that the University’s unique study rule applies to this qualification. This means that you must include at least 20 credits from OU modules that have not been counted in any other OU qualification that has previously been awarded to you.
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

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Managers working in development contexts need the ability to appreciate the diversity and complexity of these contexts and the capacity to bring about good change. They also need the capacity to understand their own role and the rol...

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