Planit


Economics

University of Strathclyde

Content

Year 1
You’ll study an Introduction to Economics, which covers consumers and industries, markets, market failure and the role of government, unemployment and inflation.

Year 2
Students take core classes in microeconomics and macroeconomics and choose from a number of optional classes.

Year 3
In third-year you’ll study a combination of core and optional classes to develop the knowledge gained in Years 1 and 2 with a view to studying Honours.

Year 4
Final-year students study a selection of optional classes, which complement the macroeconomics and microeconomics studied in previous years. You also undertake a dissertation that requires substantial independent research.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AAAA or AAABB (first sitting) or 6 Highers at AAAABB (two sittings) including English plus Maths at National 5 at B.

Widening Access entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB (first sitting) or 6 Highers at AABBBB (two sittings) including English plus Maths at National 5 at B.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

L100

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Strathclyde Business School

Department

Economics

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Administration and Management General

Economics

Human Resource Management

Public Services Administration