Postgraduate Certificate in Conflict, Social Development and Health

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh / Institute for International Health and Development (IIHD)
Beginn January 2014 - End April 2014  Institute for International Health and Development (IIHD), Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Duration: Full-time: 4 months; Part-time: 2 - 4 years Start date: January Application deadline: The deadline for all overseas applicants who require a visa to study in the UK should apply no later than the 30th June 2013.
Course Content
This course is for people who have an interest in the humanitarian response to complex emergencies. Participants will examine the complex policy and practice issues in diverse settings affected by conflict or countries emerging from conflict.
Learning objectives, training objectives
Teaching icomprises a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, case studies, simulation exercises and projects. Assessment is continuous and incorporates assignments, action plans and projects. Coursework must be submitted within eight weeks.
Typical postgraduate careers and job opportunities
The course is suitable for those seeking to address health and social issues in complex emergencies or work in post-conflict or politically unstable
Relevant professional or practical experience is essential. Successful completion of a relevant degree or an equivalent qualification
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4 Months
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