SOAS, University of London

SOAS, University of London

Economics with Reference to Environment and Development

This programme combines environmental concerns with development economics and political economy.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in economics; applicants without a 1st degree in economics may be admitted to the Diploma in economics in the 1st instance; satisfactory completion of the Diploma, at a level acceptable to the School, may allow students to take the MSc in the following year.

Course modules

Core modules: economics of environment and development; macroeconomics; microeconomics; political economy of agriculture and food; quantitative methods i; quantitative methods ii; dissertation. Optional modules include: African economies 1: applied microeconomic analysis; African economies 2: applied macroeconomic analysis; applied economics of the middle east 1; applied economics of the middle east 2; capital markets, derivatives and corporate finance; economic development of the Asia pacific region 1; economic development of the Asia pacific region 2; economic development of south Asia a) the macroeconomy; economic development of South Asia b) major sectors and the international; financial systems and economic development; growth and development ; history of economic analysis ; international economics 1; international economics 2; Marxist political economy and world development; political economy of institutions; quantitative methods iii; theory of financial institutions and policy.

Assessment methods

8,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,895 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,470 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,948 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,235 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
School of Oriental and African Studies Camden WC1H 0XG South East

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