BSc (Hons) in Economics

ec2.jpgThe BSc (Hons) Economics is a three-year full time course.  It is based upon the BSc (Hons) Business Economics course delivered in the UK by the Westminster Business School of the University of Westminster, adapted to suit the local context.  The BSc (Hons) in Economics is not intended as a purely theoretical study of Economics.  The underlying philosophy of the course and its presentation emphasise the application of the relevant theory underpinning the Economics and Business fields.

Language of Instruction: English

Who is the BSc Economics for?

For those who wish:

  • To become a professional economist in an organisations in the public and private sector, providing advice on economic policy, economic analysis financial economic analysis in an international and national environment
  • To become a general Manager working in either the public or private sector
  • To develop a teaching/academic career in a challenging and practical subject area

Course Outcomes:

By the end of the course, successful students will be able to:

  • understand theoretical frameworks and their practical application
  • analyse economic theories, concepts and problems
  • demonstrate knowledge of the core functional areas of Economics
  • access, integrate, analyse, generate and evaluate qualitative and quantitative information for effective use
  • communicate effectively in an appropriate medium and style
  • manage their time effectively
  • manage their personal development
  • work effectively as a member of a team
  • show evidence of an international perspective on the operational and strategic position of organisations both in the private and public sector
  • demonstrate an understanding of the importance of personal, corporate and professional responsibility
  • critically evaluate economic models and  use these to formulate business proposals

Course Structure:

There are 24 modules 16 core and 6 optional plus a dissertation.  The optional modules enable students to study one or more of the following: finance, marketing, human resources, information management or law.

The core modules are:

  • Business Communications
  • Microeconomics
  • Business Data Analysis
  • Economics of Business Organisation
  • Macroeconomics
  • Mathematics for Economists
  • Economic Analysis of Uzbekistan
  • Microeconomic Analysis and Policy
  • Finance and Financial Markets
  • Managerial Economics
  • Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy
  • Econometrics
  • Management Research Methods
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Macroeconomics Strategies

Entry Requirements

See Admission Requirements and How to Apply