New College of the Humanities

Course Introduction

The central purpose of the Economics major is to help students understand the structures that influence well'being and wealth. The Economics programmes at the College encourage students to think critically about the building blocks of the discipline of Economics, as well as enable them to use their knowledge to understand economic events and decisions in the real world. The aim of the Philosophy minor is to bring clarity and rigour to your thinking, and to advance your understanding of, and ability to engage with, central philosophical questions, arguments, theories and texts.

Course Modules

Introduction to Economics (30 credits), Mathematics (15 credits), Statistics (15 credits), International Development (30 credits), Ethics (30 credits), Microeconomics (30 credits), Macroeconomics I & II (15 credits each, must be taken together), Econometrics (30 credits), Modern Philosophy (Advanced) (30 credits), Applied Economics I & II (15 credits each, must be taken together), Two courses from: Political Economy (30 credits), Finance I & II (15 credits each, must be taken together), Dissertation (30 credits), Plus your choice of the following Philosophy courses, Advanced Ethics (30 credits) OR Kant to Nietzsche (30 credits) OR Philosophy of Mind & Language (30 credits)

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £14,000 Overseas Fees