Achieve a grounding in economic theory while learning the statistical means for the analysis of economic data.This course is for those that want an understanding of the tools and key theories within economics and mathematics. You’ll study the core elements of economics, including microeconomic theory, macroeconomic theory and econometrics.
You will develop methodological and statistical tools for the analysis of complex data. Throughout your studies, you will be immersed in a wide variety of quantitative topics. This will enable you to develop and apply your advanced mathematical skills.
The first year has a mathematical focus to develop your theoretical skills.
In Year 2 you’ll further your knowledge of economics from this foundation in the first year.
In the final year, you will study advanced economic theory. A selection of optional units will enable you to tailor your studies.
By the end of the course, you’ll be able to understand the complexities of global economic problems and data.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
30 September 2019
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||A* A A||
A*A in Mathematics and Further Mathematics plus either A in a third A Level or B in a third A Level plus grade 2 in any STEP or Merit in the GCE AEA in Mathematics.
For applicants with AS Further Maths only: A*AA including A* in Mathematics plus A in AS Level Further Mathematics plus grade 2 in any STEP or Merit in the GCE AEA in Mathematics.
For applicants with A Level Mathematics only: A*A*A including A* in Mathematics (with A in each module) and A in a second scientific or quantitative subject plus grade 2 in any STEP or Merit in the GCE AEA in Mathematics
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Not accepted|
|Access to HE Diploma||Not accepted|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D2, D3, D3||D2, D3 in Mathematics and Further Mathematics plus either D3 in a third subject or M1 in a third subject plus grade 2 in any STEP or Merit in the GCE AEA in Mathematics|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||36 points overall and 7, 6, 6 in three Higher Level subjects including 6 in Mathematics or 7, 6, 5 in 3 Higher Level subjects including 7 in Mathematics.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||A A||AA in Advanced Highers including Mathematics plus AAAAA in Scottish Highers.|
GCSE English grade C or 4 (or equivalent from category C).
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