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Economics and Philosophy with Year Abroad (BA)

Award
Bachelor of Arts
Length of course
4 years, starts September 2020
Course type
Full-time
Campus
Avenue
UCAS course code
LV16

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.

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  

You can download the course details, including modules, in the programme specificationPDF opens in a new window (PDF, 420.41 KB).

Location and awarding body

The course location is Avenue campus in Southampton. The awarding body is University of Southampton.