University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

This course will provide you with a solid grounding in economics, quantitative methods and professional practice. It will enable you to develop practical skills

in problem solving, information management and presentation. You can choose from a number of option modules in different areas of business and economics, enabling you to tailor the course to your areas of interest and career aspirations.

You will also have the opportunity to enhance your data-handling skills and train to use OANDA trading platforms and databases such as Orbis, Thomson One,

Eikon and Datastream, which are used in a variety of industries. Thomson Reuters Certification is available for Datastream and Eikon. There are also opportunities to study abroad, to engage in a variety of employability schemes and to undertake a work placement.

Our academics focus on real-world economic issues and draw from a plurality of economic theories and take an interdisciplinary approach to ensure that students graduate with a comprehensive, critical and open-minded approach, ready to start successful careers.

Graduates can work as business economists for the government, non-governmental organisations, or private and public companies in roles such as economists, analysts, management consultants, investment advisers, finance and investment analysts, financial administrators, investment bankers and merchant bankers.

Course Modules

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Introduction to Economics for Business (30 credits)

Quantitative Methods for Economists 1 (30 credits)

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

Economic History (15 credits)

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

Introduction to Financial Accounting (30 credits)

Business Planning and Development (30 credits)

Principles and Practice of Marketing (30 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Professional Practice in International Business & Economics (15 credits)

Intermediate Economics for Business (30 credits)

History of Economic Thought (15 credits)

Quantitative Methods and Econometrics (30 credits)

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

Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility (15 credits)

Internationalisation, Trade and Markets (15 credits)

Managing Global Business Networks (15 credits)

Doing Business in Emerging Economies (15 credits)

The economy and the environment (15 credits)

Managing Business Finance (30 credits)

Banking and Finance in a Global Context (30 credits)

Strategic Brand Management (15 credits)

Global Marketing Management (15 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Project (Economics & International Business) (30 credits)

Managerial Economics (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options.

Small Business Development (30 credits)

Managing Strategy (30 credits)

Monetary Economics (30 credits)

Labour Economics, Policy and Regulation (30 credits)

Political Economy of International Development and Finance (30 credits)

Advanced Econometrics (30 credits)

Theory and Practice of Trading (30 credits)

Principles of Investment (30 credits)

International Law Protecting Business Creativity (30 credits)

Contemporary Issues in Marketing (30 credits)

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £12,100 Overseas Fees