Global Markets, Local Creativities is an integrated, international programme comprising the history, theory, institutions and cultures of global capitalism. It provides perspectives on the globalised economy, focusing on creative and cultural economies/industries, urban ecosystems that foster entrepreneurship, creativity, innovation, and business cultures.
You will receive a theoretical grounding in international business and the global economy, and be encouraged to think critically about the respective roles of individuals, firms, cities, regions, nations and supra-national bodies in determining and shaping the world in which we live.
2:1 Honours degree in a relevant social science (business, management, economics, politics, economic and social history, sociology, etc.) or arts and humanities (English language, literature, history, anthropology, etc.) subject.
Those from an arts and humanities background are recommended to apply for pathway A, while students with a background in social sciences should apply for pathway B. If you are unsure whether your degree is suitable, you can email the programme convener to discuss.
College of Social Sciences
Economic and Social History