BSc (Hons) Economics

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  • Overview
  • Entry Requirements
  • Course Structure
  • Career

This course provides you with a good knowledge of the theoretical and quantitative tools used in the study of economics. Economics relates to all aspect of our lives and where individuals and organisations demand and supply goods and services to each other. You will study economic policy and contemporary issues in Economics in your first year and micro and macroeconomics in your second year. The third-year study includes international trade and an optional module in competition and regulation.

Certificate and Diploma Level Qualification

A level

Required subjects

GCSE English Language and Mathematics at Grade C or above (or equivalent).

English language requirements

Non-native speakers of English will normally be required to have IELTS 4.5 or above.

Other suitable qualifications

We accept a wide range of other qualifications from applicants. We welcome applications from mature students, students interested in direct entry to the second year.

Language Requirement

Students are expected to study one of the following languages in their first or second year:

French

Spanish

German

Teaching and learning

Lectures and tutorial are available online and blocked week seminars at three locations in London, Malta and the Dominican Republic. You will need additional private study and participate in group activities or presentations.

Coursework and Assessment

Assessment will include multiple choice tests, essays, presentation and projects. There is a final dissertation or project.

Course Modules for Year 1

Some course modules are subject to change. You will be notified in advance of any changes.

Compulsory Modules

  • Introduction Economic Problem

  • Economic Policy

  • Principles of Microeconomics

  • Contemporary Issues in Economic policy

Module Options

  • Statistics for Economics and Business
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Mathematics for Economics and Business

Course Modules for Year 2

Compulsory modules

  • Microeconomics 1
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics 2
  • Economic Policy

Module Option

  • Basic Econometrics

Course Modules for Year 3

Compulsory Modules

  • Methods of Economic Investigation and
  • Industrial Organization
  • International Trade
  • Economics of Developing Countries
  • Health Economics

Module Option

  • Experimental Economics
  • Competition and Regulation

Dissertation

Dissertation

Career Prospects

This course will provide you with skills and knowledge to start a career in banking, business, oil etc.

You can work as Investment Banking, Economic Analyst and Economic Policy Adviser.

Why CBIU?

Blended Learning

Our blended learning programmes will ensure that you complete your degree on TIME and on BUDGET.

Exotic Campuses

You have a choice of attending face to face seminars in London, Malta or Puerto Plata.

Proactive Support

We offer world-class education and support services to our students.

Simplify Admission

We simplify our admission into various programmes giving you a credit value for prior learning and experiences.