Money and Banking, Short Course | University of Warwick | Coventry, United Kingdom
3 days
2150 GBP/full
2150 GBP/full
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Focusing on the financial system and monetary policy, this Money and Banking course from University of Warwick looks at key issues in the theory and practice of financial markets, banking, monetary policy and importantly their interaction and how this impacts the real world.


The Money and Banking course from University of Warwick will relate this to recent economic events which have reverberated worldwide. It is particularly suitable for students wishing to enter careers in financial markets or further study in this area.

The Money and Banking course will look at some key issues in the theory and practice of financial markets, monetary policy and banking and how their interactions affect the real world.

The financial system has undergone many changes since the credit crunch and the Central Banks have had the unenviable task of stimulating the economy, encouraging lending, managing inflation and exchange rates. This course will focus on the financial system and monetary policy in countries around the world and present an opportunity to discuss the financial institutions and monetary policies of different nations, evaluating their relative success in recovering from the financial crisis.

Course aims

This course aims to draw on recent financial events from across the world and provide students with a detailed understanding of the economic theory behind the way in which monetary policy can be designed and implemented. By focussing on the interactions between monetary policy, banking and financial markets, this course will give students the tools they need to understand and evaluate these links and apply their findings to real world applications in a variety of countries. Students taking this course will gain a greater awareness of the key elements of the financial system and the roles played by different financial assets.

Programme Structure

Topics include:

  • Money supply and the role of the banking sector
  • Interest rates and rates of return
  • The stock market and financial market efficiency
  • Monetary policy and monetary rules
  • New Keynesian macroeconomic models
  • Financial crises and regulation
  • The 2008’s financial crisis and monetary policy responses

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 3 days

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Students and those not requiring immigration permissions can apply after the 31st May if our courses are not yet full. 




3 alternative credits

Typical credit: 3-4 credits (US) 7.5 ECTS points (EU)


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is open to students who are studying or have previously studied Economics at University level. You should attach your most recent transcript or provide a screenshot of your modules from your student portal as evidence when you apply. Students should also meet our standard entry requirements and must be aged 18 or over by the time the Summer School commences and have a good understanding of the English language.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2150 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2150 GBP for the full programme during 3 days.
  • National

    2150 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2150 GBP for the full programme during 3 days.

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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