BA Financial Economics
**A special opportunity to study the syllabus for the Claritas Investment certificate.**
UCAS Code: L111
- Explores modern economics and its application to financial systems and institutions in an international context.
- Introduces techniques of financial economics such as derivatives pricing, risk management methods and portfolio management.
- Provides the opportunity to critically analyse economic events with reference to their impact on financial markets, using financial software and data sources.
- Enhances communication, IT, presentation, written, research and technical skills in the context of financial economics.
- Prepares graduates for careers and training opportunities in both the public and private sector, including banking and finance, central banking and regulatory agencies. Also prepares students for transition to independent postgraduate study.
- Suitable for students with a minimum of GCSE Mathematics grade B, or equivalent.
For students entering 13/14*
|Microeconomics 1||Macroeconomics 1|
|Maths for Economists 1||Maths for Economists 2|
|Statistics for Economists 1||Statistics for Economists 2|
|Intermediate Microeconomics 1||Intermediate Microeconomics 2|
|Intermediate Macroeconomics 1||Intermediate Macroeconomics 2|
|Introductory Econometrics||Topics in Applied Econometrics|
|Principles of Banking||Principles of Finance|
*Please note that the above modules may be subject to change.
To be eligible for the Claritas Investment Certificate students must choose the optional module 'Investment Management'.
Download the Economics Undergraduate Module Specifications (pdf).
Please note that Module Specifications are subject to change. Please see the bottom of each report for the date it was last updated.