London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Modules

Year 1: The internationalisation of economic growth, 1870 to the present day; mathematical methods; economics B; elementary statistical theory. Year 2: Microeconomic principles or macroeconomic principles; 1 econometrics course; theories and evidence in econmic history; 1 economic history option. Year 3: Microeconomic principles or macroeconomic principles; 1 economics option or an outside option; 1 advanced economic history option; 10000'word project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £17,712  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level AAB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAABBB
  • International Baccalaureate 37
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAB
  • European Baccalaureate 80%-85%
  • SQA Higher AAAAB
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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96% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 95%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 79%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 81%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

89% Go on to work and/or study

In work 63
Studying 20
Studying and working 6
Unemployed 6
Unknown 5

19% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 89%

Total Coursework: 11%

£4,900 - £8,200
Typical cost of university accommodation

£6,400 - £7,900
Typical cost of private accommodation