GradDip International Development
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)
The Grad Dip in International Development is designed to provide you with an interdisciplinary understanding of the process of development by bringing together expertise in politics, economics, agriculture, political economy and other areas.
Oldest and largest school of its kind in Ireland with over 150 years of experience in political studies
World-renowned staff drawn from many countries.
Vision and Values Statement
This programme aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in international development - either as a practictioner or as an academic/policy specialiist. Learning is designed to be participatory and a critical, but constructive, approach to interdisciplinary development issues (ecconomic, politival and other) is encouraged.
allow students to comment critically on development interventions
equip students with the skills to work in the field of international development
acquaint students with cutting edge development issues
develop oral presentation skills
enhance group work skills
enhance students' abilities to assess development practice on the ground