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BABusiness Economics

University of Essex
United Kingdom, Colchester
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Overview

Take the first steps to a successful career. Build your knowledge across the broad area of economics. Develop an enhanced understanding of the business world. Our BA Business Economics provides you with the theoretical and practical skills you need to understand and implement economic decisions made by businesses, managers and financial specialists.

This course is collaboration between our Department of Economics and Essex Business School, allowing you to gain an overview of economics that is relevant to business and introducing you to a wide range of skills within economics, management and organisations and finance.

Programme structure

Year 1

Economics for Business
Career Skills in Economics
Introduction to Management and Marketing
Introduction to Economics (optional)
The World Economy in Historical Perspective (optional)

Year 2

Career Skills in Economics
Microeconomics (Intermediate)
Financial Instruments and Capital Markets
Economics of Organisational Management
International Financial Institutions and Policy (optional)
Economics of Corporate Finance (optional)
Financial Intermediaries, Instruments and Markets (optional)
Organisational Behaviour (optional)

Final year

Career Skills in Economics
Project: Economics
Business Ethics
Economics of the European Union (optional)
Strategies of Economic Development (optional)
Public Economics (optional)
Corporate Finance (optional)
Applying E-Commerce in Business (optional)

Career opportunities

Many employers want economists with critical thinking skills and business knowledge, who can tackle large data sets, understand the impact of economics on business and find a solution to real world problems. Our course helps you to become more employable and takes you closer to that dream job or postgraduate course when you graduate.

Our students are in demand from a wide range of employers in a host of occupations, including financial analysis, management, accountancy, management and marketing.

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