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Why choose this course?

This module explores the fundamental economic changes in the global economy and their implications for the core and transition economies (i.e. previously planned communist economies), as well as developing countries. Broadly speaking, the module will cover the issues related to the changes in international production networks, technology, global financial structures, trade patterns, income distribution and poverty.

Entry requirements...

Relevant qualifications/experience (e.g. Access) to be assessed by the Admissions Tutor.

Applicants are required to have a minimum GCSE English Language qualification at C* grade and above or its equivalent.

For entry requirements when applying for the full BA programme, please visit the course page.



Start DateEnd DateLink
20/01/202031/05/2020Apply online (Distance (Part Time))


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20/01/202131/05/2021Apply online (Distance (Part Time))


Start DateEnd DateLink
20/01/202231/05/2022Apply online (Distance (Part Time))

Course fees

Credit level for this course is 15 credits; total fee is £720 for the academic year 2019/20.

Teaching methods

Distance learning