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BSc Financial Economics

BSc Financial Economics

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 36 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Financial events have an impact that extends far beyond the financial sector to affect almost every aspect of daily life, including income, employment, prices, property value and the cost of mortgages. This course is built on the core principles of economics, which are applied to the study of financial institutions (such as banks), financial markets (such as the stock exchange), and financial instruments. Students will be introduced to economics and mathematics, as well as training in quantitative research methods. On this course, students will study the mathematical and statistical analysis of economic problems, and how the financial system functions, choosing from a range of topics on financial economics including:Fundamentals of accountingBusiness strategy and competitionCapital marketsFinancial innovations and new forms of transaction mediaBonds and contracts