Economics tackles a broad range of problems, from barriers to economic development to international financial crises. An open-minded and scientific approach to these issues requires formal modelling of economic relationships, and testing hypotheses against data. The study of economics therefore involves developing problem-solving skills, including mathematical and statistical methods, and applying these skills without ever losing sight of the real world we seek to understand.
The economics programmes at LSE aim to provide students with a thorough grounding in the analytical methods of economics and to develop their skills in applying these methods to a diverse range of problems, both microeconomic and macroeconomic, in analysing and constructing complex arguments and in communicating these effectively.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
To guarantee the university or college will consider you for this course, you must apply by:
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:
|A level||A*AA||Grade A* at A Level Maths is required. A Level Further Maths as a 4th A or AS Level is desirable.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||38 points||766 at Higher Level (with 7 in Higher Level Maths) is also required.|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|