Programme Information for students starting in 2016/17

Stage 1

Single subject degree courses

This tab is for students taking the following degree courses:

  • Economics
  • Economics and Finance
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance

Degree course structures

All programme structures are composed of the same series of modules in the first year as listed below.

L100: Economics

L112: Economics & Finance

L124: Economics, Econometrics & Finance

L144: Economics & Econometrics

Microeconomics 1 (30) (PDF , 56kb) 

Macroeconomics 1 (30) (PDF , 56kb)

Mathematics 1 (10) (PDF , 57kb)

Probability 1 (10) (PDF , 58kb)

Statistics 1 (10) (PDF , 71kb)

Economic Data Analysis 1 (10) (PDF , 82kb)

Historical Perspectives (20) (PDF , 112kb)

First Year economics modules

Each module outline gives the essential information including an overview of its syllabus, assessment details, pre-requisites and textbook references, but before buying any textbooks you are advised to wait for confirmation at the start of the module. Please note some elements of these module outlines are subject to change. You will be notified by email of any such changes.

Elective modules from other departments are not permitted.

Stage 1 Joint

Joint subject degree courses

This tab is for students taking the following degree courses:

  • Economics and Sociology
  • History and Economics
  • Economics and Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Finance

Joint Degree course structures

STAGE 1: Joint degree programmes (60/40 credits) from 2016/17

VL11: History & Economics LG11: Economics & Mathematics GL11: Mathematics & Finance LOV0: PPE (60 or 40 credits) LL12: Economics & Politics LV15: Economics & Philosophy
Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb) Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb) Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb) Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb) Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb) Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb)
Mathematics 1 (10) (PDF , 57kb) Economic Data Analysis 1 (10) (PDF , 82kb) Economic Data Analysis 1 (10) (PDF , 82kb) Probability 1 (10) (PDF , 58kb) Probability 1 (10) (PDF , 58kb) Probability 1 (10) (PDF , 58kb)
Either:     Statistics 1 (10) (PDF , 71kb) Statistics 1 (10) (PDF , 71kb) Statistics 1 (10) (PDF , 71kb)
Historical Perspectives (20) (PDF , 112kb)     Mathematics 1 (10) (PDF , 57kb) Mathematics 1 (10) (PDF , 57kb)
Or:     OR (non-ects route)    
Probability 1 (10) (PDF , 58kb)     Economics 1 (30) (PDF , 53kb)    
Statistics 1 (10) (PDF , 71kb)     Mathematics 1 (10) (PDF , 57kb)    

First Year economics modules

Each module outline gives the essential information including an overview of its syllabus, assessment details, pre-requisites and textbook references, but before buying any textbooks you are advised to wait for confirmation at the start of the module. Please note some elements of these module outlines are subject to change. You will be notified by email of any such changes.

Elective modules from other departments are not permitted.

Stage 2

Single subject degree courses

Each module outline gives the essential information including an overview of its syllabus, assessment details, pre-requisites and textbook references, but before buying any textbooks you are advised to wait for confirmation at the start of the module. Please note some elements of these module outlines are subject to change. You will be notified by email of any such changes. Please note: Economics students are not permitted to take elective modules with other departments in Stage 2 & 3

Degree course structures

STAGE 2: Common core plus options  (120 credits) from 2017/18

L100: Economics L112: Economics & Finance L124: Economics, Econometrics & Finance L144: Economics & Econometrics
Microeconomics 2 (20) Microeconomics 2 (20) Microeconomics 2 (20) Microeconomics 2 (20)
Macroeconomics 2 (20) Macroeconomics 2 (20) Macroeconomics 2 (20) Macroeconomics 2 (20)
Econometrics 2 (20) Econometrics 2 (20) Econometrics 2 (20) Econometrics 2 (20)
Economic Growth & Development - a 20th century perspective (20) Mathematics 2 (10) Mathematics 2 (10) Mathematics 2 (10)
Mathematics 2 (10) Intro to Accountancy (10 Econometric Theory 1 (10) Econometric Theory 1 (10)
  FECM (20) Econometric Theory 2 (10) Econometric Theory 2 (10)
    Intro to Accountancy (10)  
 Choose 30 credits  Choose 20 credits (from menus C and D) FECM (20)  Choose 30 credits (from menus A and B)

Table of Options – only one module can be selected from each menu

               Economic Theory & Econometrics   Applied Economics Finance   Growth & Development
Menu A     FECM (20) Development Economics (20)
Menu B Dynamic Modelling (10) Economics of Population (10) Intro to Accountancy (10)  
Menu C Econometric Theory 1 (10) Cost-Benefit Analysis (10)    
Menu D Econometric Theory 2 (10)   Commodity Markets (10) Making Poverty History (10)

Selecting your modules - Second year modules

Please see below for the second year module outlines for 2017/18.

ECO00001I Microeconomics 2 17-18 (PDF , 71kb)
ECO00002I Macroeconomics 2 17-18 (PDF , 136kb)
ECO00003I Econometrics 2 17-18 (PDF , 130kb)
ECO00004I Financial Economics and Capital Markets 17-18 (PDF , 73kb)
ECO00006I Development Economics 16-17 (PDF , 200kb)
ECO00008I Introduction to Accountancy 17-18 (PDF , 58kb)
ECO00009I Cost Benefit Analysis 17-18 (PDF , 110kb)
ECO00012I Dynamic Modelling for Economists 17-18 (PDF , 76kb)
ECO00015I Economics of Population 17-18 (PDF , 132kb)
ECO00016I Making Poverty History 17-18 (PDF , 162kb)
ECO00017I Commodity Markets 17-18 (PDF , 76kb)
ECO00019I Econometric Theory 1 17-18 (PDF , 111kb)
ECO00021I Econometric Theory 2 17-18 (PDF , 125kb)
ECO00024I Economic Growth and Development 17-18 (PDF , 132kb)
ECO00027I Mathematics 2 17-18 (PDF , 109kb)

Please be aware of the pre-requisites for the 3rd year modules for 2018/19 when selecting your 2nd year modules.

These pre-requisites can be found in the table below. 

Module Pre-requisites
Applied Economics  
Applied Econometrics Econometrics 2
Microeconomics 3 Microeconomics 2 or Economics 2 -Micro
Macroeconomics 3 Macroeconomics 2 or Economics 2 - Macro
Principles of Corporate Finance FECM
Structure & Regulation of Financial Markets FECM
EMR Econometric Theory 1 or LG11/GL11
Alternative Perspectives  
Bubbles, Panics and Crashes  
Financial and Time Series Econometrics Econometric Theory 1 or LG11/GL11
International Economic Growth and Development  
Health Economics  
International Economics  
Industrial Economics  
Labour Economics  
Mathematical Economics

Micro 2 or Economics 2-Micro

Macro 2 or Economics 2-Macro

Monetary Economics  
Political Economics  
Social Policy Analysis  

Introduction to Experimental Economics  
Financial and Time Series Econometrics Mathematics 2 or LG11/GL11

Stage 2 Joint

Joint Degree course structures 

STAGE 2: Joint degree programmes (60/40 credits) from 2017/18

VL11: History &  Economics  Economics 2 - Microeconomics (20)
 ECO00025I
 Economics 2 - Macroeconomics (20) 
 ECO00026I
Econometrics 2 (20) or

Economic Growth & Development - a 20th century perspective (20)

LG11: Economics & Mathematics  Economics 2 - Microeconomics (20)
 ECO00025I
 Economics 2 - Macroeconomics (20) 
 ECO00026I
Econometrics 2 (20)
GL11: Mathematics & Finance  Economics 2 - Microeconomics (20)
 ECO00025I
 Economics 2 - Macroeconomics (20) 
 ECO00026I
FECM(20)
LOV0: PPE  Economics 2 - Microeconomics (20)
 ECO00025I
 Economics 2 - Macroeconomics (20) 
 ECO00026I
+ option of Econometrics 2 (20) if on ‘econometrics route’
LL12: Economics & Politics  Economics 2 - Microeconomics (20)
 ECO00025I
 Economics 2 - Macroeconomics (20) 
 ECO00026I
Econometrics 2 (20)
LV15: Economics & Philosophy  Economics 2 - Microeconomics (20)
 ECO00025I
 Economics 2 - Macroeconomics (20) 
 ECO00026I
Econometrics 2 (20)

Selecting your modules - Second year modules

Please see below for the second year module outlines for 2017/18.

ECO00003I Econometrics 2 17-18 (PDF , 130kb)
ECO00004I Financial Economics and Capital Markets 17-18 (PDF , 73kb)
ECO00025I Economics 2 - Microeconomics 17-18 (PDF , 69kb)
ECO00026I Economics 2 - Macroeconomics 17-18 (PDF , 73kb)

Please be aware of the pre-requisites for the 3rd year modules for 2018/19 when selecting your 2nd year modules.

These pre-requisites can be found in the table below.

Module Pre-requisites
Applied Economics  
Applied Econometrics Econometrics 2
Microeconomics 3 Microeconomics 2 or Economics 2 - Micro
Macroeconomics 3 Macroeconomics 2 or Economics 2 - Macro
Principles of Corporate Finance FECM
Structure & Regulation of Financial Markets FECM
EMR Econometric Theory 1 or LG11/GL11
Alternative Perspectives  
Bubbles, Panics and Crashes  
Financial and Time Series Econometrics Econometric Theory 1 or LG11/GL11
International Economic Growth and Development  
Health Economics  
International Economics  
Industrial Economics  
Labour Economics  
Mathematical Economics

Micro 2 or Economics 2-Micro

Macro 2 or Economics 2-Macro

Monetary Economics  
Political Economics  
Social Policy Analysis  

Introduction to Experimental Economics  
Financial and Time Series Econometrics Mathematics 2 or LG11/GL11

 

Stage 3

Single subject degree courses

Each module outline gives the essential information including an overview of its syllabus, assessment details, pre-requisites and textbook references, but before buying any textbooks you are advised to wait for confirmation at the start of the module. Please note some elements of these module outlines are subject to change. You will be notified by email of any such changes. Please note: Economics students are not permitted to take elective modules with other departments in Stage 2 & 3

Degree course structures

STAGE 3: Options & pathways (120 credits) from 2018/19

L100: Economics L112: Economics & Finance L124: Economics, Econometrics & Finance L144: Economics & Econometrics

Choose 120 credits

Principles of  Corporate Finance (20)

Principles of  Corporate Finance & Derivative Securities (20)

EMR (20),

 

Structure and Regulation (20)

Structure and Regulation (20)

Financial (& Time Series) Econometrics (20)*

 

Choose 80 credits (from menus A, B, C , D, G or H)

EMR (20)

Choose 80 credits (from menus A, B, C, E, F or H)

   

Financial & Time Series Econometrics (20)*

 
   

Choose 40 credits (from menus A, B, C or H)

 

* Combines Financial Econometrics and Introduction to Time Series in a 20 credit module

Table of Options & Pathways – only one module can be selected from each menu

  Theory Applied/
Econometrics
Finance Macro, Growth &
Development
Micro Public Policy

Micro 3
(20)
Alternative
Perspectives
(20)
       
B Macro 3
(20)
Applied
Economics
(20)
       
C Mathematical
Economics
(20)
Applied
Econometrics
(20)
  International
Economics
(20)
   
D

Monetary

Economics
(20)

EMR
(20)
    Industrial
Economics
(20)
 
E    

Principles of Corporate Finance
and Derivative Securities
(20)

International Economic Growth & Development
(20)
Experimental
Economics
(20)
Economics of Social Policy
(20)
F     Structure and Regulation
(20)
  Labour Economics
(20)

Political
Economics
(20)

G     Financial & Time Series
Econometrics
(20)*
Bubbles, Panics &
Crashes (20)
  Health Economics
(20)
H Dissertation (20) Dissertation (20) Dissertation (20) Dissertation (20) Dissertation (20) Dissertation (20)

 

Selecting your modules - Third year modules

Please see below for the third year module outlines for 2018/19

ECO00001H Microeconomics 3 (PDF , 129kb)
ECO00002H Macroeconomics 3 (PDF , 137kb)
ECO00003H Applied Economics (PDF , 134kb)
ECO00004H Economics of Social Policy (PDF , 133kb)
ECO00005H Labour Economics (PDF , 112kb)
ECO00006H Health Economics (PDF , 136kb)
ECO00007H Mathematical Economics (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00008H Industrial Economics (PDF , 137kb)
ECO00009H International Economics (PDF , 129kb)
ECO00010H Monetary Economics (PDF , 132kb)
ECO00011H Alternative Perspectives in Economics (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00012H Principles of Corporate Finance & Derivative Securities (PDF , 134kb)
ECO00013H The Structure and Regulation of Financial Markets (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00014H Applied Econometrics (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00015H Econometric Method for Research (PDF , 130kb)
ECO00018H Bubbles, Panics and Crashes (PDF , 107kb)
ECO00019H International Economic Growth and Development (PDF , 149kb)
ECO00027H Political Economics (PDF , 104kb)
ECO00028H Experimental Economics (PDF , 267kb)
ECO00029H Financial and Time Series Econometrics (PDF , 137kb)
ECO00030H Dissertation (PDF , 133kb)

 

Stage 3 Joint

Joint Degree course structures 

STAGE 3: Joint degree programmes from 2018/19

VL11: History & Economics LG11: Economics & Mathematics GL11: Mathematics & Finance LOV0: PPE LL12: Economics & Politics LV15: Economics & Philosophy
Choose options Choose options Principles of Corporate Finance & Derivative Securities (20) Choose options Choose options Choose options
    Structure and Regulation (20)      
    Financial & Time Series Econometrics (20)*         

* Combines Financial Econometrics and Introduction to Time Series in a 20 credit module

Table of Options & Pathways – only one module can be selected from each menu

   Theory Applied/ Econometrics Finance Macro, Growth & Development Micro Public Policy
A Micro 3 (20) Alternative Perspectives (20)        
B Macro 3 (20) Applied Economics (20)        
C

Mathematical

Economics (20)

Applied Econometrics (20)   International Economics (20)     
D

Monetary

Economics (20)

EMR (20)     

Industrial Economics

(20)

 
E    

Principles of Corporate Finance and

Derivative Securities (20)

International Economic Growth

& Development (20)

Experimental Economics

(20)

Economics of Social Policy (20)
F     Structure and Regulation (20)   Labour Economics (20) Political Economics (20)
G     Financial & Time Series Econometrics (20)* Bubbles, Panics & Crashes (20)   Health Economics (20)

Selecting your modules - Third year modules

Please see below for the third year module outlines for 2018/19

ECO00001H Microeconomics 3 (PDF , 129kb)
ECO00002H Macroeconomics 3 (PDF , 137kb)
ECO00003H Applied Economics (PDF , 134kb)
ECO00004H Economics of Social Policy (PDF , 133kb)
ECO00006H Health Economics (PDF , 136kb)
ECO00007H Mathematical Economics (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00008H Industrial Economics (PDF , 137kb)
ECO00009H International Economics (PDF , 129kb)
ECO00010H Monetary Economics (PDF , 132kb)
ECO00011H Alternative Perspectives in Economics (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00012H Principles of Corporate Finance & Derivative Securities (PDF , 134kb)
ECO00013H The Structure and Regulation of Financial Markets (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00014H Applied Econometrics (PDF , 135kb)
ECO00015H Econometric Method for Research (PDF , 130kb)
ECO00018H Bubbles, Panics and Crashes (PDF , 107kb)
ECO00019H International Economic Growth and Development (PDF , 149kb)
ECO00027H Political Economics (PDF , 104kb)
ECO00028H Experimental Economics (PDF , 267kb)
ECO00029H Financial and Time Series Econometrics (PDF , 137kb)

 

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