Governance and Corruption

Module code: PL7593

This module will to arm you with the analytical tools to conceptualise different types of political corruption, introduce you to some of the methods used to measure corruption across time and space, and analyse the cultural and socio-economic contexts that prompt the emergence of different types of corrupt activity.

Throughout the module you'll be assessing the effectiveness of anti-corruption strategies that are propagated by international organisations and national governments, and analysing corrupt behaviour across developed and developing countries.

Learning

  • 300 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Journal article analysis (20%)
  • Essay (80%)