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BSc Financial Economics (Including Foundation Year)

BSc Financial Economics (Including Foundation Year)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
This four-year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of study. During Year Zero, students will study four academic subjects relevant to their chosen course as well as a compulsory English language and academic skills module. This course is built on the core principles of economics, which are applied to students’ study of financial institutions (such as banks), financial markets (such as the stock exchange), and financial instruments. Students will be introduced to all aspects of 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 accounting; Business strategy and competition; Capital markets; Financial innovations and new forms of transaction media; Bonds and contracts.