Develop an in'depth understanding of financial and business economics at all levels; from the company to the state, and beyond. Gain a broad spectrum of transferable skills that can be applied in the workplace. Enjoy excellent employment prospects; economics graduates' starting salaries are amongst the highest in the country. Teaching in the department received a score of 22 out of 24 by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). The department is recognised as joint 9th in the country for its the high quality research.
Year 1: principles of economics; quantitative methods; economics workshop. Year 2: microeconomics; macroeconomics; quantitative methods 2; financial markets and institutions; industrial growth and competition. Year 3: economics of warfare; experimental economics; game theory; political economy; topics in finance; development and economic history; economics of life; econometrics; financial econometrics; origins of financial crises; environmental economics; industrial economics; economics of inequality; dissertation unit.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
- GCE A-level ABB
- European Baccalaureate 75%
- International Baccalaureate 32
- SQA Advanced Higher AB
- Course specific
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
- SQA Higher AABBB
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 76%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 85%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 59%
|Studying and working||8|
Total Written: 89%
Total Coursework: 9%
Total Practical: 2%