Combining economics with modules on contemporary China, this course equips graduates with skills that are sought-after by many employers, including the chance to learn Mandarin. It reflects the growing interest in and importance of China in the global economy. You will be provided with a thorough knowledge of economic theory and how it is applied to the real world, coupled with an in-depth understanding of contemporary China. You can apply to spend part of your second year at the University’s China Campus as well as in other locations. 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 Chinese studies element of this course, you will study specialist modules and take optional modules relating to the history, politics, culture and literature of China. 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 contemporary China. Your final year will be made up of a wide selection of optional modules on economics and contemporary Chinese studies, including Mandarin.
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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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