Posted on 25/11/2010
This programme will run (subject to final validation) from September 2011. The ICT for Development (ICT4D) specialism is a new strand within the established and highly successful MSc Practising Sustainable Development. It is offered jointly by the Centre for Developing Areas Research (CEDAR) and the UNESCO Chair/Centre in ICT4D at Royal Holloway, University of London. This new ICT4D Masters strand takes a global perspective on sustainable development and the role of ICTs. Placed at the interface of research and practice, it is designed for those who want to launch or further their careers as development practitioners or scholars. It combines cutting-edge teaching on ICT4D with rigorous training in the broader field of Sustainable Development, to provide a well-rounded perspective on current and future development challenges. This degree extends knowledge, develops key skills and optimises career prospects.