30 NQF credits at HEQSF level 9
Course entry requirements: An undergraduate major in Economics and an Honours degree in a
relevant discipline. Students not registered for an Economics Masters programme will need
permission from the graduate convenor.
This course exposes students to ‘problem-driven’ approaches (compared to method-driven or theory-driven approaches). The course focuses on a selection of the significant global problems that especially confront the developing world their global and local determinants and effects. Students will be required to complete three 4500-word essays. There will be no final exam. Participation in the course (through seminar presentation and discussion) will count for 10% of the final mark.
Lecture times: Tuesday, Thursday: 11h00-12h45
DP requirements: None.
Assessment: Coursework 100%.
Last updated : 18 Apr 2018