THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH

DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2024/2025

Timetable information in the Course Catalogue may be subject to change.

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Year 1 Academic year: 2024/25, Starting in: September

Notes:
Students may take an elective in Year 1 (semester 2 or 3), instead of Year 2 or 3.
Not all electives may run in a given year and places may be limited.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Year 2 Academic year: 2024/25, Starting in: September

Notes:
Not all electives may run in a given year and places may be limited.
Students must take an elective from SPS during the programme.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Group A

Select exactly 20 credits in this group.

MSc International Development (OL) SPS Electives

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Students must take an elective from SPS during the programme.
OR

MSc International Development (OL) non SPS Electives 20 credits

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
There may be limited availability in these courses. Courses running beyond Semester 2 are not available to final year students.
OR

MSc International Development (OL) non SPS Electives 10 credits

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
There may be limited availability in these courses. Courses running beyond Semester 2 are not available to final year students.
Attendance may be required in some courses, please check the course descriptor.

Year 3 Academic year: 2024/25, Starting in: September

Notes:
Year 3 students can only take electives in semesters 1 and 2.
Not all electives may run in a given year and places may be limited.
Students must take an elective from SPS during the programme.
Students who meet the eligibility criteria can apply to complete Placement-Based Dissertation (http://www.drps.ed.ac.uk/23-24/dpt/cxpgsp11556.htm)

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Group A

Select exactly 20 credits in this group.

MSc International Development (OL) SPS Electives

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Students must take an elective from SPS during the programme.
OR

MSc International Development (OL) non SPS Electives 20 credits

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
There may be limited availability in these courses. Courses running beyond Semester 2 are not available to final year students.
OR

MSc International Development (OL) non SPS Electives 10 credits

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
There may be limited availability in these courses. Courses running beyond Semester 2 are not available to final year students.
Attendance may be required in some courses, please check the course descriptor.

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