6 months

Starting Date

February, August

Tuition Fee

$AUD 21,500 per year


Canberra, Australia

CRICOS Code: 087835D

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree or equivalent as approved by the University.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS Band: 6.5
  • PTE Academic: 58

The program

You will cover important topics like the issues of gender, poverty and empowerment, and the history and politics of developmental theory, and will learn how to design and evaluate an international project.

Your future career could be working in the public development sector, for multinational organisations, or as a project manager or consultant for non-government organisations like the Australian Red Cross or World Vision.

Study a Graduate Certificate in International Development at University of Canberra and you will:

  • develop the skills to critically engage with contemporary theories and practices in development studies
  • understand changes in development theory and trends in practice as they apply to local and global development processes
  • gain the skills to reflect on your own practice and articulate an ethical approach to international development that considers cultural, social and environmental elements.

Courses Included

  • Rural Development and Agro-forestry
  • Conflicts, Humanitarian Intervention and Reconstruction
  • Gender and Development
  • History and Politics of the Theories of Development
  • Micro-credit and Risk Management in Development
  • Monitoring and Evaluating International Development Project
  • Planning and Designing International Development Projects

Career Opportunities

  • International consultant
  • Program director
  • International aid worker
  • Campaign director
  • International project manager
  • Head of fundraising

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