Kingston University

Kingston University

Development and International Economics

The course provides opportunities for students to develop knowledge and the ability to do research into key issues and long term historical trends concerning the development process and international economics; develop your mastery of fundamental principles of macroeconomic and microeconomic theory; enable you to develop an understanding of the use of applied tools in econometrics and economic policy; and provide you with an opportunity to develop a deep familiarity with major issues in economic history and economic thought since the early modern period.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class degree or above, in an appropriate subject. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have academic IELTS of 6.5 overall, with special conditions in all elements.

Course modules

Modules include: Applied econometrics and economic policy; development and international economics; economic change and ideas; macro- and microeconomic theory; economics dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a class test, essays, examinations, graded exercises, practical coursework, presentations, take-home tests, dissertation, literature review and economic reports.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,250 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

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