Covering the same core areas as our Economics BA, this course includes the opportunity to expand your horizons by spending a year abroad in Germany or a country where teaching is in German. Run in collaboration with the Department of German Studies, it is designed to help you develop the skills needed to become a high-quality economic analyst who is fluent in German. You will be provided with a thorough knowledge of economic theory and how it is applied to the real world, coupled with the opportunity to refine and practice your German language skills during your year abroad. The School of Economics is a recognised global leader in its field.
In your first year, you will cover the foundations of macro and microeconomics, and will choose either econometrics or quantitative economics. For the German element of this course, you will take a specialist language module and choose from a range of optional modules relating to the history, politics, culture and literature. During your second year, you will build on your knowledge of macro and microeconomics, and either econometrics or quantitative economics. Two-thirds of year two will focus on economics, and the remainder will be devoted to developing your language skills and understanding of Germany. Your third year will be spent either at a university in Gottingen or Mannheim, on a work placement or a country where teaching is in German.
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Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for International at £15,570
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