This course offers the option to graduate with either a BA or BSc. It is particularly well-suited to those who wish to study international trade and international aspects of financial economics. It will provide you with core training in economics with a special focus on international economics, including international trade, development and monetary economics. You can apply to spend part of your second year at the University’s campuses in China and Malaysia or in locations such as Australia, Canada and Japan. The School of Economics is a recognised global leader in its field.
In your first year, you will study the core of our BA/BSc Economics course with additional modules in the economics of integration, focusing on key principles and the largest customs union in the world: the European Union. If you have A level maths, you will be able to choose either econometrics or quantitative economics and will take our Writing Economics. Your second year will develop your knowledge of the theoretical framework for international trade and money, including topics such as globalisation, off shoring, monetary policy and the business cycle. In your final year, you will take advanced modules in international economics, covering monetary economics, international trade and macroeconomics. Under the guidance of your tutor, you will also undertake a dissertation on a topic of your choice.
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Set for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £15,570
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