**Reasons to choose Kingston**
– 100 per cent of students from this course are in employment or further study six months after graduating (DLHE 2016/17).
– You’ll study both mainstream and heterodox schools of thought. This will give you a wide perspective of how economics works.
– After your first year, you’ll have the flexibility to switch to Financial or Business Economics or remain on the pure Economics programme.
**About this course**
How does economics affect society, institutions and government? How does it help us understand realworld issues and solve problems?
This course offers you a broad understanding of economics, looking at the subject from a range of perspectives and schools of thought. It will challenge your intellect and develop your problem-solving skills.
You’ll gain skills in data analysis, using industrystandard IT facilities. With well-rounded, independent and critical thinking skills, you’ll be highly valued by employers.
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.
Examples of modules:
- Becoming an Economist
- Economic Policy and Principles
- Economics Quantitatively Treated 1
- Contemporary Issues in Economics
- Economics Quantitatively Treated 2
Final Year (Core)
- Working as an Economist
- Advanced Economic Policy and Principles
Final Year (Optional)
- Development Economics
- International Trade and Finance
- Mathematical Economics
- Money, Banking and Financial Economics
Tuition & Fees
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
|Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)||£9,250||Home Fees|
|Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)||£9,250||European Fees|