University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

Our degree in economics with banking will give you the essential skills and knowledge in global banking and finance that international businesses are looking for.

This economics with banking degree provides a solid grounding in economics from different theoretical perspectives. You will gain subject-specific knowledge on the working of banks, banking regulation, monetary policy, finance and investment, and explore how these operate in the real world. You will also learn to use statistical software to analyse data, giving you vital skills for employment or postgraduate study.

Modules cover essential aspects of economics and banking, such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, economic history, quantitative methods, banking and Investment. You can also choose from a range of optional modules covering specialist subjects such as trading and managerial economics.

Graduates pursue careers in banking, finance, insurance or marketing, or work in government enterprises, investment firms, commercial management or research.

Course Modules

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Macroeconomics I (30 credits)

•Microeconomics I (30 credits)

•Quantitative Methods for Economists 1 (30 credits)

•Personal and Professional Development 1 (IBE) (15 credits)

•Economic History (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Professional Practice in International Business & Economics (15 credits)

•History of Economic Thought (15 credits)

•Macroeconomics and Microeconomics in Context 1 (30 credits)

•Quantitative Methods and Econometrics (30 credits)

•Banking and Finance in a Global Context (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Project (Economics & International Business) (30 credits)

•Monetary Economics (30 credits)

•Principles of Investment (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

•Managerial Economics (30 credits)

•Labour Economics, Policy and Regulation (30 credits)

•Political Economy of International Development and Finance (30 credits)

•Macroeconomics and Microeconomics in Context II (30 credits)

•Advanced Econometrics (30 credits)

•Theory and Practice of Trading (30 credits)

Start Date:

09/2020

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) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees