University of York
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (Philosophy and Public Affairs)
The course 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 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: PPE of social choice; research skills for PPE; dissertation. Students take 2 of 4 modules from philosophy/political philosophy: topics in theoretical philosophy or contemporary political philosophy; topics in practical philosophy or contemporary issues in toleration. Students also take 1 of 2 modules from economics: either applied microeconomics 1 or economic analysis for PPE.
Examination papers, essays 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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