International Economic Policy & Analysis MSc - full-time postgraduate programme, 1 year
This innovative International Economic Policy and Analysis programme, leading to the Masters of Science from Westminster Business School, develops candidates' ability to apply economic analysis to policy issues and business problems, which are often ambiguous and multi-faceted.
The programme has a strong theoretical core, but its main focus is on the practical application of economic techniques to problems and developing the ability to communicate the insights that economic analysis can provide.
This competitive programme at Westminster Business School attracts an increasing number of international students who wish to further develop their understanding of international economic policy. It aims to provide you with the crucial skills needed to apply economics to real-world scenarios, communicating complex issues to wide audiences and increasing your awareness of significant sources of economic and financial data.
Westminster Business School also offers an MA stream for this programme.
Suitability - Who should attend?
This graduate-level course at Westminster Business School is specifically aimed at those with a genuine interest in the application of economics to real-world situations.
Candidates will typically have to have a Lower Second Class Honours first degree (or equivalent), which would be single Honours or a major in Economics, or a quantitative discipline with a minor in Economics, or a more general first degree (minimum Upper Second Class Honours or equivalent) with significant study of economics and quantitative methods.
Exceptionally, non-graduates with extensive work experience in the economics or closely-related profession may also be considered.
Outcome / Qualification etc.
Successful candidates receive a Master of Science degree in International Economic Policy & Analysis from the University of Westminster - Westminster Business School.
The curriculum has been created in conjunction with the Government Economic Service (GES), the major employer of economics graduates in the UK. Indeed, the University of Westminster is the only English university to have secured GES recommended status for a postgraduate programme in economics.
Training Course Content
Course modules are as follows:
- Economic Evaluation Project
- Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy
- Microeconomic Analysis and Policy
- Research Methods
- Strategy and Appraisal in Economics
- Data Analysis
- Economic Policy Perspectives
- Innovation Economics
- Labour Economics
Westminster Business School is one of London’s leading centres for business education based in the heart of London and its political, media and financial services scene. The School has a large and diverse academic body with extensive business, consultancy and...
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