University of Bristol
East Asian Development and the Global Economy
This programme aims to develop your interest in and understanding of the economic, cultural and social transformations of the East Asian region. In particular it explores East Asian development within the global economy, the contrasting fortunes of the region's key economies, the specific features of the business and commercial sectors in the region and the developing patterns of trade within East Asia and between East Asian nations and other regions of the world. Optional units offer more detailed examination of developments in the Chinese economy and the political and economic relations between Europe and East Asia. You can also choose from across the range of options offered within the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies (SPAIS).
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in any subject.
Core units: East Asia and global development; international political economy; theories of development. Optional units: Conflict, security and development; small business development; gender and development; managing and evaluating development; development skills in practice; environmental politics; governing the global borderlands; international development organisations; foreign policy analysis; US security policy; international human rights; Sino-US relations in global politics; Japan and East Asia; East Asia, Europe and global integration; care, labour and gender (international policy development); international relations of China; European foreign policy; religion and politics; understanding risk; liberalism, terror and the politics of insecurity; nuclear insecurity; global transitions (power, hegemony, and the ordering of the global political economy); religion ethnicity and value change.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Tyndall Avenue, Bristol||Bristol||BS8 1TH||South West|
Senior Postgraduate Admissions Administrator
0117 331 7577