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International Political Economy MSc

University of Aberdeen · School of Social Science

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The International Political Economy MSc gives you a thorough understanding of risk, finance, globalisation, power balance, and trade deals. You study production with relationships with law, custom and government and wealth distribution. The programme prepares you for worldwide careers in foreign affairs and other sectors.

Courses include: Dimensions of Globalisation, Latin America Security Conditions and Challenges, Global Security Issues, Quantitative Methods of Political Science and Internationalisation Relations, Research Design, Data and Persentation, International Energy Security, Terrorism and Counter Terrorism, International Political Economcy Theory and Themes, Theories and Concepts in International Relations, Themes in Latin America, Qualitative Research Methods in Politics and International Relatoins, Energy Politics, Religion Conflict and Security


Why Study at Aberdeen?

  • You study in a cosmopolitan city which attracts the energy industry worldwide, tourism to the islands, and a stunning campus where old meets new.
  • You study a wide variety of courses as part of your programme from a range of specialists within social sciences.

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  • Start Date – September
  • Delivery – Campus
  • Study Options – Full Time, Part Time
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full time
12 months
part time
24 months

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