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BScEconomics with Finance

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Overview

This course will give you a solid grounding in modern economic theory, as well as covering techniques of applied economic analysis and the analytical tools essential for an understanding of finance.

You’ll learn about the basic frameworks of microeconomics (the decisions of individuals and firms) and macroeconomics (wider economic issues such as inflation and unemployment). You’ll also take modules in mathematical and statistical methods for economics, along with specialist modules dealing with the financial sector and its instruments.

Modules: what you study and when

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Economic Analysis and Policy 1
Economic Analysis and Policy 2
Introductory Finance for Economics
Mathematical Methods for Economics 2
Statistical Methods for Economics
State of Sheffield – Global perspectives on local issues

Optional modules:

Classical and Contemporary Thinkers in Economics
Economic History of Britain and the Modern World

Second year

Core modules:

Econometrics
Further Mathematical Methods for Economics
Intermediate Macroeconomics
Intermediate Microeconomics
Money, Banking and Finance

Optional modules:

Applied Macroeconomics
The Economics of Social Issues

Third year

Core modules:

Modern Finance
Monetary Economics

Optional modules:

Development Economics
Economic Analysis of Inequality and Poverty
Economics Undergraduate Dissertation
Education Economics
Further Econometrics
Game Theory for Economists
Health Economics
Industrial Organisation
International Trade
Labour Economics
Political Economy
The International Economy
Topics in Advanced Macroeconomics
Topics in Advanced Microeconomics

Career opportunities

Some graduates become professional economists in government, industry or the City. Others enter related professions – retail banking, investment banking, actuarial work, insurance underwriting, accountancy, sales and marketing, operations and retail management.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States