Study with us • develop the skills and expertise required to set up your own business and the entrepreneurship required by organisations • use key economics concepts and models to better understand real-world problems • gain valuable industry experience in Years 3 and 4, working with placement companies • learn from the experiences of our guest lecturers who include industrial contacts and alumni • develop excellent analytical and problem-solving skills that are highly valued by employers • gain the ability to explain complex data in simple terms to a diverse audience • Economics is ranked 4th in the UK (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022) Why this course? • Business Enterprise is about the creation of wealth, creativity and resourcefulness and exploiting change. • This course is designed for students who want to start a new enterprise, those who want to take over the management of an existing business and those who are aiming for leadership positions. • Following the recent global economic crisis, economics is more important and relevant than ever. Decisions on money, banking, interest rates, taxation and government spending affect us all, with global consequences. • Economics aims to understand the activities of the different agents in the economy – consumers, producers and the government – and how they all fit together. • Our degree will give you the ability to explain complex data in simple terms to different audiences. You’ll also develop excellent mathematical, statistical and problem-solving skills.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£16400*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.