About this course
This joint honours course examines far-reaching questions that have puzzled great thinkers for centuries, but are still relevant today. You'll explore human welfare and social justice, political ideals and economic realities. You'll broaden your knowledge and experience by studying abroad for a year, and graduate as a confident and independent self-starter equipped with the skills for a successful career.
Your A level results will determine which core or compulsory modules you'll need to take. Please see the programme specification for the most up-to-date module lists.
In your degree you can:
develop an understanding of philosophical questions such as ethics, reason and responsibility
study broad principles in economics as well as develop knowledge in your own specialist area, such as principles of finance, labour economics or econometrics
learn how to use your new skills to find employment and build a career as an economist
study abroad at one of our partner institutions
develop research and presentation skills
This course is based at Avenue, Southampton.
This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.
Download the programme specification
The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.