Minor in Development Studies
The Minor in Development Studies introduces you to the economic and political state of countries around the globe and how these interlink. You’ll begin with courses on the rich and poor, politics and culture and then you can choose 3 of 11 courses available in sustainable development, economics and a wide range of country-specific courses such as ‘Islam and the West’, ‘Power in the Americas’ and ‘Modern China.
When I signed up for Richmond little did I realise what an exceptional experience this would be; a multi-cultural bubble with fantastic faculty and inspiring students, all in the heart of London. The three years I spent at Richmond were not only invaluable but laid a strong foundation for both my personal development and professional career.
It’s not just about study, this is your story
Whether you’re studying in another country, or studying here at the university in London, with Richmond University you have the opportunity to study abroad. That could mean trying out university in London for a semester to a year, studying overseas at any of our partner locations across the world, or taking part in a world internship – designed to give you the experience you need to complement your programme.
Minor requirements - US Credits 18 - UK Credits 72
plus any three of the following: