Course Title: BSc Business Economics
Please note that the entry requirements above are for 2014 entry. If you are an international student applying for 2013 entry please see 2013 equivalent qualifications.
This course offers you the opportunity to study how rigorous economic theory is applied to develop an understanding of the economic environment within which businesses operate. Covering the core concepts, practices and techniques of the subject, this programme also develops analytical, quantitative, computing, presentation and other transferable skills required by the business world and employers in both the private and public sectors.
The level of academic support is very high. Leeds is a great place to be a student. You can get a great degree whilst the social aspects equally make it an appealing choice.
Victoria Mortimer, BSc Business Economics student. Read more
Our degrees have a modular structure. This provides the core elements (compulsory modules) you need but with the flexibility to tailor your course to your personal interests and career aspirations (optional and elective modules). Use the above tabs to view typical modules for BSc Business Economics by year and click on the module titles for further information on each. Also, find out more about our modular approach on the learning and teaching page.
Learning and Teaching
We use a variety of methods in order to help you succeed. Find out more about learning and teaching at Leeds University Business School.
Your work will be assessed using a variety of methods, designed to showcase your knowledge and strengthen your skill set. Assessment methods may include coursework, oral presentations, group reports, examinations and dissertations.
|Compulsory Modules||Elective modules|
|Personal Tutorials for Economics||Chosen from any other subject area|
|Mathematics and Statistics for Business and Economics 1|
|Research Skills for Economists|
|Economic Theory and Applications 1|
What kind of job can you get?
An economics degree can open a variety of doors for you. Over the last few years we have seen graduates go into a wide variety of careers including roles such as Portfolio Manager, Insolvency Case Officer, Management Consultant, Financial Advisor, Commercial Analyst, Teacher, Investment Manager, and Risk Analyst. Individuals also progress into graduate study.
How will we help you get there?
We have a wide range of careers support and opportunities available for you to make the most of. Discover more about our careers services .