University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Economics (Extended)

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Course summary

Our extended degree in business economics includes a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study. You’ll be able to tailor the course to meet your own interests or career aspirations. This extended degree will provide you with a solid grounding in business economics. You'll apply economic theory and data handling skills to analyse data and use industry-standard statistical software and databases, giving you vital experience for employment and postgraduate study. By choosing option modules, you'll be able to shape your degree to your own areas of interest or to the needs of your future career. A foundation year at the start of your studies will give you the skills required to flourish at degree level. Our business economics graduates pursue careers in private and public companies, government and non-governmental organisations. What you should know about this course

  • This four-year degree is identical to the three-year course but has a foundation year with lower entry requirements.
  • You'll enhance your data-handling skills through free Reuter Certification and OANDA trading platforms.
  • Our courses in Economics are ranked in TOP 5 for satisfaction in London (The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021)
  • Our courses in Economics are ranked in TOP 10 in London (The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021)
  • Our courses in Economics have above 80% in student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide League Tables 2021)

Course details

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

On this course, students are assessed by:

  • take-home exams
  • coursework and practice assessments on campus where required.
Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assessments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.


How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants will normally have the equivalent of 64 UCAS points, plus GCSE English (language or literature) and mathematics at grade C / 4 or above. This might include: * A‐levels with grades DDE (or above) in relevant subjects * 64 UCAS points, including points from at least two AS-levels in relevant subjects * Three/four AS‐levels with at least three C grades (or above) in relevant subjects * International Baccalaureate (Certificate or Diploma) with 20 points or more from at least three relevant subjects * Other qualifications, which will be considered on application.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.gre.ac.uk/undergraduate-courses/business-school/business-economics-ba-hons-ext#entry-requirements


English language requirements

For our English entry requirements, please click on the link below.

https://www.gre.ac.uk/international/help-and-support/courses


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
80%
Student satisfaction
69%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
84%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2020/21 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2021/22 academic year.
Business Economics (Extended) at University of Greenwich - UCAS