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BSc in Economics with Finance (Full Time)

London South Bank University

Bachelor Degree , Economics

Course Description

This course will engage you in the specialised study of finance, as well as the economic theory that underpins the financial world and business success. Awarded Accountancy College of the Year 2017 by PQ Magazine, you can expect a versatile and fruitious education. Recent graduates have found work in leading corporate, advertising, IT, and educational organisations.

This course will engage you in the specialised study of finance, as well as the economic theory that underpins the financial world and business success. Awarded Accountancy College of the Year 2017 by PQ Magazine, you can expect a versatile and fruitious education. Recent graduates have found work in leading corporate, advertising, IT, and educational organisations.

Course Content

The course is thorough, with core modules on Managerial Finance, Micro and Macroeconomics, and dealing with Financial Risk. Optional modules include Behavioural Economics, Global Trade, and Econometrics. Methods of assessment for course overall: 94% coursework.

Year 1

  • Concepts of Management
  • Principles of marketing
  • Financial accounting fundamentals
  • People and organisations
  • Business economics
  • Business economics 2

Year 2

  • Intermediate macroeconomics
  • Quantitative methods for economists
  • Historical and institutional economics
  • Intermediate microeconomics
  • Fundamentals of finance

Plus one module from:

  • Introduction to econometrics
  • Environmental economics and sustainability

Year 3

Optional placement year

Year 4

  • Introduction to advanced microeconomics
  • Introduction  to advanced macroeconomics
  • Managing Financial Risk 
  • Managerial Finance

Plus two modules from:

  • Development economics
  • Financial econometrics
  • Applied econometrics
  • Behavioural economics
  • Contemporary issues facing the UK and world economy
  • Employment and labour markets
  • Multinational firms and global trade

The course is thorough, with core modules on Managerial Finance, Micro and Macroeconomics, and dealing with Financial Risk. Optional modules include Behavioural Economics, Global Trade, and Econometrics. Methods of assessment for course overall: 94% coursework. Year 1 Concepts of Management Principles of marketing Financial...

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Entry Requirements

  • A Level BCC or:
  • BTEC National Diploma DMM or:
  • Access to HE qualifications with 9 Distinctions and 36 Merits or:
  • Equivalent Level 3 qualifications worth 112 UCAS points
  • Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English, or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).
  • We welcome equivalent qualifications from around the world. English language qualifications for international students: IELTS score of 6.0 or Cambridge Proficiency or Advanced Grade C.

A Level BCC or: BTEC National Diploma DMM or: Access to HE qualifications with 9 Distinctions and 36 Merits or: Equivalent Level 3 qualifications worth 112 UCAS points Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English, or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above). We welcome equivalent qualifications...

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