Loughborough University

Loughborough University

International Financial and Political Relations

This programme explores the intersection of finance and politics, offering an overview of the changing nature of finance systems and the governance of the global economy, with a specific focus on the forms of money space created across the globe. Core study areas include international relations theory, the financial system, globalization: key debates and issues, global research methods, international politics: issues and policies, comparative foreign policy: issues and cases, banking and financial markets or regulation of international banking and a dissertation.

Entry requirements

A good 2nd Class Honours degree of at least 55 per cent in geography or other social sciences/humanities discipline.

Course modules

Compulsory modules, semester 1: international relations theory; the financial system ; globalization: key debates and issues. Semester 2: doing global research; international politics: issues and policies; comparative foreign policy: issues and cases; banking and financial markets ; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Examination, coursework and class presentations as well as a dissertation on an agreed topic.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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