Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development

Australian National University (ANU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00120C

If you’re a development practitioner, or aspiring to be one, the Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development (MAAPD) will give you the practical and analytic 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 fieldThe MAAPD has a number of themes to guide your course choices according to your passions: conflict, development, environment, gender, health, humanitarian, and indigenous.

Designed for

Anthropology (or cognate) graduates interested in applying critical methods to social issues

Structure

The Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development requires the completion of 96 units

Subjects

  • Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development

Standard entry requirements

Applicants must present a Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0

Study pathways

Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (1 semester) of credit. Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (1 year) of credit. Cognate Disciplines: Anthropology, Asia-Pacific Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, Geography, Heritage Studies, History, Human Rights, Indigenous Australian Studies, International Relations, Pacific Studies, Political Science, Public Policy, Social Research, Social Work, Sociology, Sustainable Development.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra International: $93,300 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years

Further information

The Advanced version of this degree contains a thesis component.

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