Join two departments recognised for their high quality research and teaching; in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 95% of the School of Management's research was judged to be of an international standard, and teaching in the Economics Department has received a score of 22 out of 24 by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). Develop an in'depth understanding of economics at all levels; from the company to the state, and beyond. Explore the historical, political, economic and social forces that shape modern business. Gain a broad spectrum of transferable skills that can be applied in the workplace and enjoy excellent employment prospects. The Management courses have a strong global focus, with 60% of students coming from an international background, allowing greater cultural awareness.
Economics Year 1: principles of economics; quantitative methods; economics workshop. Year 2: microeconomics; macroeconomics; quantitative methods 2. 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. Management Year 1: international business; markets and consumption; organisation studies; interpreting management; accounting; information systems; quantitative methods. Year 2: strategic management; managerial accounting; operations management; marketing strategy in context; human resource management; employability. Year 3: integrating management practice 1; integrating management practice 2.
|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 Diploma DD
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDD
- SQA Higher AABBB
Key Course Information
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 92%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 83%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 80%
|Studying and working||8|
Total Written: 70%
Total Coursework: 25%
Total Practical: 5%