ECONOMICS: - In studying economics you will learn how individuals and society make choices about how scarce resources are used, what products are produced and who gets to consume them. These choices depend on evaluating costs, benefits, risks and effects on others. Economics at Glasgow dates back to Adam Smith, who was a Professor at the University in the 18th century and is widely renowned as the father of modern economics. MUSIC: - If you have practical experience in music and a keen interest in the technical, cultural, historical, and philosophical questions it opens up, then this programme is for you. In each year you are given a range of options both in Music and other subjects, allowing you to design a degree pathway that caters to your own particular interests and strengths. In each year you are given a range of options from which to choose, allowing you to design your degree to cater to your own particular interests and strengths.
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.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Gilmorehill (Main) Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||AAB||Must include at least one Arts/Humanities subject. Must also have at least GCSE Mathematics at Grade B or above. Must include at least AS level Music at grade B or above. Applicants will receive an offer conditional on attaining AAB. Applicants who achieve AAB are guaranteed entry. Applicants who achieve grades less than AAB but higher than BBB will be considered for entry.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||Acceptable in the appropriate subject area. Applicants who wish to study Economics and do not have Mathematics A Level must have Mathematics AS Level or GCSE at Grade A/B. Must include at least AS level Music at grade B or above.|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 30 credits||Acceptable in the appropriate subject area. Applicants who wish to study Economics and do not have Mathematics A Level must have Mathematics AS Level or GCSE at Grade A/B. Must include at least AS level Music at grade B or above.|
|Scottish Higher||ABBB - AAAAAB||Must have English and Music. Applicants who wish to study Economics and do not have Maths at Higher Level must have Standard Grade / Intermediate 2 / National 5 Mathematics at Grade A/B .|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||3 HL subjects at 6,6,5 including English, Music AND a Humanities/Language subject. Whilst HL6 is preferred for English Music and Humanities/Language subjects, SL6 will be considered for ONE of the subjects. SL Maths or Maths Studies must be passed at 4 or better.|
SQA applicants entering from S5 are required to achieve AAAA/AAABB by the end of S5. Applicants who achieve less than AAAA/AAABB by the end of S5 but achieved at least ABBB MAY receive a conditional offer, but a decision will not be made on these applications until March once all applications have been reviewed. Conditional offers to these applicants will require them to achieve AAAAAB cumulatively by the end of S6.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£27750||Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||£27750||Whole course|
Additional fee information
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