University of York
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (Political Economy)
The course is open to those with a good 1st degree (i.e. an upper 2nd or equivalent) in any subject. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.
Core modules include: The PPE of social choice; dissertation. You will take 2 modules from international political economy: either critical theories of international political economy or contemporary issues in international political economy. You will also take 1 of 2 modules from economics: either applied microeconomics 1 or economic analysis for PPE. You will take further taught modules of your choice.
There are 3 assessment periods during the academic year: week 1 of the Spring term, week 1 of the Summer term and weeks 5-8 of the Summer term. Assessments occur throughout your year of study, usually in the term immediately after the module has been taken. The majority of assessments are either unseen examination papers or essays.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|