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Master of International Community Development
Master of International Community Development

Master of International Community Development

  • ID:VU610021
  • Level:Master's Degree
  • Duration:
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$24,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$20,290.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$530.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$24,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$20,290.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$530.00
Estimated Total/program:
$89,640.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

Entry into a masters degree requires you to have completed an undergraduate qualification that is comparable to an Australian bachelor degree, honours degree or graduate diploma.

Check that your qualification meets the international academic entry requirements for a course.

English requirements

You will need to provide evidence that you have achieved one of the following levels of English language proficiency:

  • IELTS (academic module): Overall score of 6.5 (no band less than 6.0)

  • TOEFL Internet: Test score of 79. Section score no less than:Listening: 19, Speaking: 19, Reading: 18, Writing: 22

  • Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 58-64 (with no section score less than 50)

  • University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 176. No individual band less than 169.

  • VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 6): Achieved.

Other requirements

  • Completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in any discipline

OR

  • Completion of an Australian Graduate Diploma (or equivalent) in a similar discipline

Course Information

Become a leader in social change, human rights and sustainable development at a global or local level, with the Master of International Community Development.

This unique, popular program offers a personalised education. It includes on-site learning and deep engagement with communities and experts in the field. This perfect mix of study and practical experience will have you job-ready for a fulfilling career.

Key study areas include:

  • critical consciousness and ethics of development

  • community development project design and management

  • participatory research and evaluation

  • globalisation and social movements

  • leadership in community development

  • conflict resolution and peace-building

  • planetary health.

We're one of the few universities in Australia that offers regional and contextual studies (e.g. on Latin America, Africa and Asia).

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates find work in many related areas, including international humanitarian and development aid.

Careers include:

  •  international and regional consultant in human rights, gender, poverty reduction and project evaluation

  • project manager with international, government and local organisations such as Australian Red Cross, Save the Children, Asylum Seekers Resources Centre

  • leaders and advisers in government

  • community development educator and trainer

  • journalist

  • activist

  • academic and researcher.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year

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