King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Emerging Economies and International Development

This programme offers a distinctive approach to the study of development by focusing on the "emerging economies". Subjects covered include development theory, political economy, geography, and social policy.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or equivalent in relevant disciplines.

Course modules

Modules include: Great transformations; pseudo-miracles and arrested development; emerging economies and development theory; concepts and strategies; classical political economy; modernisation; structuralism; dependency theory; neo-liberalism; the 'post-Washington consensus' and post-colonial/post-development theory markets; states and the institutional bases of growth poverty; inequality and inclusive development in emerging economies.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by written coursework.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,040 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

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