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Global Development (Joint Honours)

What is Joint Honours?

A Joint Honours degree gives you the opportunity to study two subjects as one degree. This type of degree will broaden your skill set and enhance your career prospects.

You can combine any two subjects as long as they’re in different zones, find out what you can combine this subject with.

Why choose this course?

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96% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree. (HESA, 2016)

Take your first steps towards a career that changes lives and communities in less developed parts of the world.

  • Learn about capacity building, poverty alleviation and empowerment programmes
  • Develop specialist skills in global development and community project management aimed at improving living conditions for impoverished people
  • Gain real word experience and enhance your employability through work placement opportunities
  • Explore your passion for global development with a variety of fieldwork, including an overseas fieldtrip
  • Engage with experienced lecturers who are actively involved in research and consultancy in less developed countries
  • Prepare for exciting careers with organisations such as aid agencies
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