Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Economics
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code L100
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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Applications for admission to full-time undergraduate and sandwich courses at the University should normally be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Full information can be obtained from the UCAS websi...

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Duration 3 years
Qualification Letters BSc(Econ) Hons
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance requirements

A level requirements
ABB + GCSE Mathematics grade A

Irish leaving certificate requirements
H3H3H3H3H3H3/H2H3H3H3H3 + if not offered at Higher Level then Ordinary Level grade O2 in Mathematics

Access/Foundation Course

Application Fee The application fee is £18 if you’re applying to just one course, or £24 for multiple courses, and for late applications sent after 30 June.
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Course Content


A BSc Economics degree provides you with an opportunity to develop a firm understanding of human behaviour, not only in commerce, but also in wider society. The models used by economists are as much qualitative (expressed in words) as the...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1
• Principles of Economics
• Mathematics for Economists
• Applied Economics
• Statistical Methods
• Price Theory
• Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets

Year 2
• Economic Growth
• Game Theory
• Manager...

Assessment Method

Expand+The way in which students are assessed will vary according to the learning objectives of each module. Details of how each module is assessed are shown in the Student Handbook which is provided to all students during their first year induction. Module...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects

Students graduating with a degree in Economics from Queen’s are well placed to secure a range of employment
opportunities in economics and related areas in the public and private sectors.
In recent years, stude...

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