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Economics

Where
University of Edinburgh
Venue
George Square
Content
Year 1:
You will study Economics 1A, which is accessible to those who have not previously studied economics, but is challenging to those who have. You will also study two courses of your choice from other academic areas of the University.

Year 2:
You will study Economics 2, which builds on your knowledge from Year 1. You will also study Issues in Global Economics and choose optional courses from other subject areas.

Year 3:
You will start to study core economics topics in more detail and will be introduced to econometrics. You will take further courses in economics or, if you are studying for a joint honours degree, you will take courses from your other subject area.

Year 4:
You will be able to choose from a wide range of specialist courses including Globalisation, Trade and Development, Economics of Transition, Economics of Financial Markets, Labour Economics and Monetary Theory and Policy. You will also complete an honours dissertation.
Start Date
September
Qualification
Degree
Study Method
Full time
Award
MA Hons
UCAS Code
L100
Course Length
4 years
Department/Faculty
College of Humanities and Social Science
Entry Requirements
4 Highers at BBBB (first sitting) or 4 or 5 Highers at ABBB to BBBBB (two sittings) including Maths plus English at Standard grade level 3 or National 5 at C. A typical offer is likely to be 4 Highers at AAAA.
SCQF level
10
Contact Telephone
0131 650 3565
Contact Email
sra.enquiries@ed.ac.uk
Address
University of Edinburgh
Old College
South Bridge
EH8 9YL  [Map]
Website
www.ed.ac.uk