University of York
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (Economics and Development)
The MA is open to those with a good 1st degree (i.e. an upper 2nd or equivalent) in any subject. Students with no prior knowledge of economics at undergraduate level are usually required to attend the economics summer session. If you're 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're applying to.
Core modules include: Development economics; the PPE of social choice; research skills for PPE, including applied microeconomics, macroeconomics and econometrics; dissertation. Students take modules from economics, including: Applied microeconomics; macroeconomics; econometrics. Students also take taught modules from a wide range of options by the politics and economics departments.
Unseen examination papers or essays, exams and a dissertation.
|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|
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