Business Economics (4 years full time including sandwich year)

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– You’ll have the option to study abroad at one of our partner universities.

– You’ll develop core skills valued by employers, which will prepare you for your future career.

– This course is flexible. After the first year, you can either stay on this programme or switch to pure Economics or Financial Economics programme.

**About this course**

This course has a unique pluralistic approach. You’ll examine a wide variety of economic thoughts and theories, learning to understand and address problems from a range of perspectives.

You’ll study the aims, methods and outcomes of production and businesses, consider both the limitations and possibilities of markets and address the many economic factors that affect businesses and the decisions they make.

This course focuses on the real-life application of economics. You’ll use industry-standard IT facilities, gaining the expertise that is highly valued by employers. You’ll develop analytical, numerical and problem-solving skills.

**Sandwich Year**

This course has a sandwich year which takes place between Year 2 and your Final Year. During this sandwich year you will take a placement within a relevant setting, ensuring you gain essential experience to add to your CV and help you secure a graduate job.

Course Modules

Examples of modules:

Year 1

- Becoming an Economist

- Capitalism

- Economic Policy and Principles

- Economics Quantitatively Treated 1

Year 2

- Competition and the Firm

- Economics Quantitatively Treated 2

- Macroeconomics

- Microeconomics

Final Year (Core)

- Economics of Organisations and Strategy

- Working as an Economist

Final Year (Optional)

- Advanced Economic Policy and Principles

- Development Economics

- International Trade and Finance

- Econometrics

- Mathematical Economics

- Money, Banking and Financial Economics

Start Date

09/2021

Tuition & Fees

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