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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Capstone Assessment - Leadership in Global Development in collaboration with University of Queensland - UQx . Demonstrate the knowledge and skills acquired in the Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters program. 

About

The Capstone is the last step to complete the Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters Credential and is designed to test the knowledge gained in the four courses.

The Capstone Assessment - Leadership in Global Development Certificate is part of the Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters Program from Edx in partnership with the University of Queensland - UQx.

The Capstone will consist of two tasks comprising:
  • A timed multiple choice online exam; and
  • A proposal and presentation to a funding provider, that tackles a development challenge.

To enrol in the Capstone, learners must complete a Verified Certificate in these four courses:

  • Leaders in Global Development
  • The Science & Practice of Sustainable Development
  • Adaptive Leadership in Development
  • Critical Development Perspectives

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

What you'll learn

The Capstone Assessment will allow you to demonstrate the knowledge and skills acquired in the Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters program.

Lecturers

  • Mark Moran - Professor and Chair of Development Effectiveness, Institute for Social Science Research, The University of Queensland

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

Students must have verified certificates in all four of the following  courses in order to sit the Capstone and gain the Leadership in Global Development MicroMasters Credential: 

  • Leaders in Global Development
  • The Science & Practice of Sustainable Development
  • Adaptive Leadership in Development
  • Critical Development Perspectives

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    750 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 USD for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
  • National Applies to you

    750 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 USD for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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