B.A. Economics and Politics (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)

Economics and Politics (Hons) from the University of Kent examines some of the profound issues in our life and times, including: economic growth and sustainable development, emerging market economies, financial and monetary crises, environmental and natural resource problems, international trade and aid to poor countries.

Important information

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Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

International Trade
IT Development

Course programme

Course Content

The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.

Stage 1

Possible modules may include:

  • Principles of Economics
  • Statistics for Economics and Business
  • Introduction to Political Science
  • Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • Mathematics for Economics and Business Mode A
  • Mathematics for Economics and Business Mode B

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage

Stage 2

Possible modules may include:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Political Research and Analysis
  • Comparative Politics: Dictatorship and Democracy
  • War and Peace in International Society
  • International Conflict and Cooperation
  • Religion and International Politics
  • International Security
  • Conservatism: Politics and International Relations of the Right
  • Terrorism and Political Violence
  • Modern Political Thought
  • East European Politics

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage

Stage 3

Possible modules may include:

  • Policy Analysis
  • Environmental Economics, Institutions and Policy
  • The Economics of Money and Banking
  • Economic Controversies
  • Development Economics
  • Economics Dissertation
  • Econometrics I: An Introduction to Modern Econometrics using Stata
  • Econometrics 2: Topics in Time Series
  • Economic Integration in the EU
  • Economics of the Labour Market
  • Games for Economics and Business
  • Industrial Economics
  • International Finance
  • International Trade
  • Monetary Economics
  • Public Economics