King's College London, University of London
Political Economy of the Middle East
This course explores the main theoretical assumptions, methods and research areas of the political economy of the Middle East as a discipline. Intellectual and practical skills are developed through core and optional modules which include the study of political economy theory; trade, globalization and business; the politics of development; economic ties with the EU, US and Asia, and welfare studies.
An Honours degree (2:1 or above); or overseas equivalent in a relevant subject.
Moduels include: Political economy of the middle east: theories and practice; dissertation; indicative non-core content: globalization and business in the middle east; foreign trade in the middle east; the politics of business in contemporary middle east; EU and the middle east: economics, politics and peace; US police in the middle east; Turkey and the middle east; political economy of the welfare state; critical political economy; the political economy of China and east Asia; state builders, revolutionaries and reactionaries: makers of the contemporary middle east.
Assessment is through essays.
Graduate School and School of Arts and Humanities studentships and bursaries, as well as AHRC funding.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 10,020 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 17,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,010 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 8,625 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Strand Campus||Westminster||WC2R 2LS||South East|
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