International Development

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Learning

Outline

Find out what the future holds for our countries and everyone else we share the world with. Study International Development with us and you’ll learn about the nature of inequality in human development, considering the impact of the UN 2015 Sustainable Development Goals and the impact of neoliberalism and globalization. We’ll also cover theories and opinions such as those surrounding migration and how they could shape the changing face of our communities and cultures.

Teaching methodology

Learn the Oxford way with tutorial style teaching. Your expert tutor will foster self-directed learning and critical thinking through interactive seminars in small groups (no bigger than 8). During your course, you will complete two pieces of independent work (essays or problem sheets), which your tutor will then evaluate in either a 1:1 or 2:1 tutorial. Tutorials will provide you with the opportunity to discuss your work and feedback with your tutor and learn new perspectives from your classmates. On completion of the course, you’ll receive a certificate and letter of recommendation from your tutor.

The Experience

You’ll have time to explore Oxford for yourself, as well as forging new friendships for the future, and there’s an action-packed programme of social activities, field trips and excursions to help bring your learning to life. We might even head to London for the day.

You’re not a tourist, so we won’t treat you like one. Instead we’ll help you uncover genuine local treasures and show you what life here is really like, from the inside.

ACADEMIC SUMMER COURSE SAMPLE TIMETABLE : AGE 18-24

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Dates & Prices

Date Room type Price Availability Apply
28 Jun - 11 Jul 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
05 Jul - 18 Jul 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
19 Jul - 01 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
02 Aug - 15 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
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09 Aug - 22 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
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16 Aug - 29 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
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