Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development (Advanced)



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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
If you ire a development practitioner, or aspiring to be one, the Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development (MAAPD) will give you the practical skills you need to make a difference, and also the theory to assess your impact.
The MAAPD is a highly-regarded qualification taught by leading academics with development work experience in the field
The MAAPD offers five specializations to choose from according to your passions:
Conflict and development
Gender and development
Humanitarian action
Indigenous policy
Society and environment
Career Options
Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.
The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.
Employment Opportunities
The MAAPD will advance your career in development, policy, and program management in bilateral, multilateral and non-government organizations or as an independent consultant.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:
Gain an understanding of trends and changes in development theory and practice as they apply to local development processes;
Apply critical social inquiry and participatory processes to the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development activities;
Undertake social assessments and integrate social perspectives and participatory practices with other forms of technical expertise in development work;
Advise on the development policy processes of NGOs, the private sector, government, and multilateral agencies to ensure the inclusion of local and community perspectives.


Department

Which department am I in? ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must have completed a recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree, certificate and/or relevant work experience, as appropriate, and satisfied any individual program subject prerequisites. English Language Requirements accepted: a score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5 in TOEFL (paper based test); Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 80 (Grade A); PTE Academic overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 55 in each section. For applicants under medicine program, undergraduate law, and legal workshop programs should hold: a score of 600 with TWE score of 5.0 in TOEFL (paper based test); Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 95 (Grade A); PTE Academic overall score of 70 with a minimum score of 60 in each section.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Students must have required the following:
A cognate Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 6/7 and the approval of an identified supervisor for the thesis.
Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (one semester) of credit.
Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (one year) of credit.
English language requirements: Academic IELT overall score of 6.5 with at least 6 in each component of the test; TOEFL internet based test score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening; TOEFL paper based test score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5; Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 176 overall with at least 169 in all sub skills; PTE Academic score of Overall 64, minimum score of 55 in each section.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Fleming College
St. Lawrence College
Durham College
Georgian College


Full Time (2 years)

A$40,416.00 (US$ 31,613) per year

19 February 2018, 23 July 2018, 25 February 2019

Australian National University Acton Campus, ACTON, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, CANBERRA, Australia


Online/Distance (1.5 years)

A$40,416.00 (US$ 31,613) per year

19 February 2018, 23 July 2018, 25 February 2019

Australian National University Acton Campus, ACTON, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, CANBERRA, Australia