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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 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 Assessment involves 2 graded components and a further task to demonstrate ownership and originality of your work.
  • A 30 question, multiple choice, open book exam worth 30%.  Questions will be drawn from all 4 of the Leadership In Global Development MicroMasters courses. The exam will be available throughout the 3 weeks of the Capstone Assessment run and able to be undertaken at any point. Once the exam is commenced, learners will have 90 minutes to complete the exam.
  • Completion of a 3000 word project or program proposal worth 70%. Learners chose one of three case studies, identify one development challenge outlined in the case study, and develop a proposal for a project or program which addresses this development challenge. Guidance will be provided around structure and required information.  
  • Prepare, record and upload a 3 minute video presentation, pitching your project or program to a fictitious donor organisation. Not assessable but a mandatory requirement demonstrating your deep and thorough understanding of your proposal and substantiating the project or program as your own original work.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 21 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      3 weeks, 2-4 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

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.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol in the Capstone Assessment, learners must complete a Verified Certificate in the four courses in the MicroMasters program.

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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