Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Economics & Finance

Course options

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Course summary

From global events such as credit crunches to the closure of our favourite high street stores, explore the impact finance and the economy have on the world around you. As part of your course you’ll:

  • Develop valuable analytical skills in finance and economics that will prepare you for the workplace
  • Discover how financial decisions made by individuals and businesses affect consumers, workers, industry, commerce and government
  • Gain a thorough understanding of financial markets and the structure of business organisations

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Financial Statement Preparation
  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Political Economy
  • Quantitative Methods for Economists
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Management & Finance in the Public Sector
  • Financial Management
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Planning & Forecasting Methods
  • Financial Markets & Corporate Financial Decisions
Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Financial Institutions & Regulation
  • Finance & Investment Management
  • Finance – Corporations & Markets
In addition choose from a list of Year 3 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.


How to apply

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:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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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
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Economics & Finance at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS