This Master's will develop your knowledge and understanding of the economics of money, banking and capital markets.
You will take compulsory modules in economics, banking econometrics, financial markets, international finance and money and banking. This will allow you to consider the role of money, central banking and monetary policy as well as gaining an insight into the global financial system and challenges it has faced.
You will also have the option to take a Risk Management and Trading module, which introduces techniques designed to measure market and credit risk as well as providing you with an insight into how trader behaviour contributes to bubble and crashes.
As part of your training you will develop specific skills highly relevant in the work place, including training in the use of statistical and quantitative software packages (eg STATA), and a firm grasp of different methods, models and techniques currently used by firms and in international finance.