Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course covers a range of economic policy areas; in particular, fiscal and monetary policy, labour market and wage policy, as well as financial regulation and macroprudential policy. It will develop your capacity to carry out research on the implementation and effectiveness of economic policy in a contemporary global and financial context, enabling you to contribute to debates on austerity versus active demand management, and efficiency versus equity in the regulation of markets.

Course Modules

Core modules: Applied econometrics and microeconomic analysis; economic change and ideas; economics dissertation; financialisation, globalisation and economic policy; macroeconomic theory and policy.

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA £5,700 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £13,300 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £3,135 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £7,315 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Successful completion of a certified programme of study in an area appropriate to the content of the degree (normally a good second-class honours undergraduate degree or its equivalent, including, where appropriate, quantitative methods having been studied to an appropriate standard); strong academic performance in other disciplines will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Relevant non-certificated learning. An appropriate combination of certificated and non-certificated learning.