Bachelor Programs Economics

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Economics

The study of Economics examines the production, allocation, and consumption of resources, how markets function, and consumer behavior. With the global market becoming more interconnected, the demand for economics professionals continues to grow.

A Bachelor of Economics degree will examine economics on macro and micro scales, so whether students are interested in consumption behavior of households, or the global market, students will gain a fundamental understanding of economics. Bachelor of Economics degrees focus on topics of study such as international trade and finance, economics and public policy, natural resources and the environment, and research. Graduates of Bachelor of Economics programs can go on to entry level positions in educational institutions, financial institutions, international organizations, private sector corporations, or government, to name a few options.

A Bachelor of Economics may be the degree waiting for you. There are many Bachelor of Economics options to choose from to fit your needs so take a look below and find the right one for you!

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Bachelor in International Logistics and Economics

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Netherlands Breda

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international logistics industry. NHTV offers two international programmes... [+]

International Logistics and Economics

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international logistics industry. NHTV offers two international programmes in the field of logistics. In the economic programme is more emphasis on Marketing and Sales Management. In the transport (technological) programme, it is on more ICT-related subjects, like Intelligent Transport Systems.Optimal customer service at minimal cost

How does the iPad get to the store shelves? Will you ensure smooth logistics processes during a music festival? Do you find the best, cheapest and fastest way to produce and distribute products?

After your graduation at NHTV Breda, you are the logistic expert who offers optimal customer service at minimal cost to any logistics-related business challenge!... [-]


Bachelor in Economics

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 USA Tampa

Economics is the science of decision-making. The discipline includes the study of production, exchange, and consumption of material goods and services. It involves the study of local, state, national [+]

Bachelor in Economics

Economics is the science of decision-making. The discipline includes the study of production, exchange, and consumption of material goods and services. It involves the study of local, state, national, and international institutions and the policies that these private/government organizations develop to achieve particular goals. It includes analysis of both national and international macro indicators and studies the flows of goods and services both inter- and intra-nationally. The application of economic concepts to formal decision-making at the individual, institutional, and societal level is embedded into the curriculum (principally through the field/elective courses). Finally, economics is a science, and as such, it possesses a statistical foundation from which economists are able to test hypotheses related to the human behavior.... [-]


Bachelor in Econometrics and Operations research

Campus Full time 36 months September 2015 Netherlands Groningen

If you decide to study Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR), you will learn to construct mathematical models to analyse economic data. With these models, you will be able to compute the [+]

Bachelor in Econometrics and operations research

 

Language: English (100%)If you decide to study Econometrics and Operations Research (EOR), you will learn to construct mathematical models to analyse economic data. With these models, you will be able to compute the unemployment rates of a country, the Gross National Product, the stock price of a company or the future exchange rate of the Euro.The courses in the propaedeutic phase serve as the foundation for the remainder of the programme. You will take courses in Modelling, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Finance, Marketing and English.

After this, you will continue with mandatory courses. Building on the propaedeutic coursework, you will deepen and broaden your knowledge in the four major topics: Mathematical Economics, Econometrics, Operations Research and Actuarial Studies.After your Bachelor's degree, you meet the requirements for entry-level positions, but almost all students decide to continue with a Master's degree.Job perspectivesGraduates with an MSc degree are found in a broad spectrum of occupations where IT, mathematical and problem-solving skills are needed. The world of business offers jobs in finance, insurance, logistics, manufacturing and marketing. Non-profit organisations, such as employers' federations and consumer organisations also hire econometricians. Governments need the diverse skills that will make up your toolkit. Finally, an academic research is another possible career path.Your job prospects will be good. Nonetheless, while a Bachelor’s degree may meet the requirements for entry-level positions, almost all students decide to continue with a Master’s degree. Acquiring a Master’s degree will expand still further your career opportunities in the short and long term, at home and abroad.... [-]


BA Economics and Politics (Hons)

Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2015 UK Canterbury + 1 more

Economics examines some of the profound issues in our life and times, including: economic growth and sustainable development, emerging market economies, financial and monetary crises, environmental and natural [+]

Economics examines some of the profound issues in our life and times, including: economic growth and sustainable development, emerging market economies, financial and monetary crises, environmental and natural resource problems, international trade and aid to poor countries. The School has a strong international reputation for excellence for research in key areas of economics and many staff advise government bodies both globally and in the UK. Student satisfaction with our programmes is very high, for four years running (2009-12) we have been in the top five economics departments in the National Student Survey and rank equally highly in other league tables. Politics and international relations is an exciting, fast-changing, broad-based discipline. Our programmes are extremely flexible and offer extensive module choice, reflecting the research interests of our staff, including conflict resolution, federalism, comparative politics, European integration, ethnic conflict, terrorism, the theory of international relations, political theory, and the politics of countries such as China, Japan, Russia and the USA. [-]

Barcelona GSE Intensive Course on the Unconventional Monetary Policy

Campus Full time May 2016 Spain Barcelona

In recent years, after reducing their reference interest rates at nearly 0%, most central banks designed a variety of novel monetary policy tools to fight recessions, including communication strategies, credit policies, and large-scale asset purchases. These [+]

Bachelors Economics. In recent years, after reducing their reference interest rates at nearly 0%, most central banks designed a variety of novel monetary policy tools to fight recessions, including communication strategies, credit policies, and large-scale asset purchases. These new measures often referred to as “unconventional” monetary policies. The objective of this course is to provide participants with a thorough understanding of the state-of-the-art research on different types of unconventional policies, of their costs and benefits, and of their effects on financial and aggregate economic variables. The program’s faculty includes some of the leading academics and economists in the area of monetary policy, with extensive experience in policymaking institutions such as the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank. Program Description After an introductory overview of the main approaches proposed in the literature to study conventional and unconventional policies, the course will describe the different policy tools adopted by central banks in the aftermath of the recent financial crisis. Special attention will be devoted to illustrate the costs and benefits of alternative policy measures, such as credit facilities, large-scale asset purchases, exchange-rate policies and money financed fiscal expenditure. The course will also discuss the main empirical techniques, and the main results obtained in the literature about the effects of monetary policy on financial assets and aggregate economic variables, with a special attention to the practical experience of the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank. Key Benefits: to understand... the differences between conventional and unconventional monetary policies the rationale behind alternative unconventional tools, and the associated costs and benefits the challenges faced by the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank, and the resulting policy choices the relationship between unconventional monetary policies and other macroeconomic reforms the transmission mechanism of unconventional policies, and their impact on financial institutions the effects of unconventional policies on financial assets, and aggregate economic variables how financial traders respond to unconventional policies [-]

BSc Financial Economics

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 UK Canterbury

This single honours programme in Financial Economics introduces you to the way in which economists think about different issues and develop the kinds of 'tools' that economists use for analysing real economic problems in finance [+]

This single honours programme in Financial Economics introduces you to the way in which economists think about different issues and develop the kinds of 'tools' that economists use for analysing real economic problems in finance and economics. Stage 1 120 credits in total are studied Students take compulsory modules in: - EC304 Principles of Economics (30 credits, Level C) (Autumn and Spring) - Mathematics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - EC305 Mode A or EC306 Mode B - EC309 Statistics for Economics and Business (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC314 Data Analysis for Economists (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - CB675 Financial Accounting, Reporting and Analysis (15 credits, Level I) (Spring) plus 30 credits (15 credits in Autumn and 15 credits in Spring) from the list of 'Wild Modules' available. The following are recommended, but not compulsory: - EC311 The Contemporary European Economy (15 credits, Level C) (Autumn) - EC312 Strategy and Games (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) - EC315 Professional Economics (15 credits, Level C) (Spring) Stage 2 120 credits in total are studied The following modules are compulsory: - EC500 Microeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC502 Macroeconomics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC511 Quantitative Economics (30 credits, Level I) (Autumn and Spring) - EC534 The Economics of Money and Banking (15 credits, Level I) (Spring) and either - EC531 Policy Analysis (15 credits, Level I) (Autumn) or - EC532 Enviromental Economics, Institutions and Policy (15 credits, Level I) (Autumn) Stage 3 120 credits in total are studied The following modules are compulsory: - EC562 Economics of Finance 1: Financial Markets and Instruments (15 credits, Level H) (Autumn) - EC563 Economics of Finance 2: Asset Pricing (15 credits, Level H) (Spring) and one of the following modules: - EC541 Dissertation (30 credits, Level H) - EC565 Extended Economics Essay (15 credits, Level H) (Spring) The remaining credits are chosen from the Economics options list below. Students must take an equal number of credits in the Autumn and Spring terms. Please note that the options list is subject to availability, so check individual module descriptions for further information. Please ensure that your Stage 2 and 3 choices are taken at H and I level, with at least 90 credits at Level H. [-]

Bachelor in Economics (BSBA)

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 USA Warrensburg

At its roots, the study of economics provides a foundation for understanding the motivation of individuals and firms as well as the forces that cause growth in living standards, recessions, and inflation. Whether your interests focus on personal issues, such as... [+]

Bachelors Economics. Bachelor in Economics (BSBA) At its roots, the study of economics provides a foundation for understanding the motivation of individuals and firms as well as the forces that cause growth in living standards, recessions, and inflation. Whether your interests focus on personal issues, such as understanding the incentives that induce human behaviors, or examining issues of critical social importance, economics is a stimulating, broad-based field with wide-ranging employment opportunities. Students are required to complete courses in accounting, computer information systems, management, and marketing. This extensive training makes it possible for our graduates to target a wide variety of employment opportunities or continue their education in graduate school. About the Faculty Economics classes at UCM are taught by dynamic, experienced, and nationally recognized faculty members who provide personalized attention for each student. These faculty members bring diverse training and work experiences to the classroom and are actively engaged in economic research. This research, which includes environmental aid, labor market analysis, valuation of sports teams and investigations of statistical methodologies, along with involvement in professional organizations, places the faculty at the forefront of their respective fields. Student Involvement Students pursuing an economics degree have access to a variety of campus organizations and events. The Department of Economics, Finance, and Marketing sponsors the Economics Club which promotes social interaction between students and faculty. In addition to on-campus activities, students are encouraged to complete an internship in economics in order to gain greater practical skills and insight during the completion of the undergraduate degree. Special Facilities The department's offices are housed in the Dockery Building. Classrooms, however, are located in the state-of-the-art Ward Edwards Building, which includes a large computer lab, group computer rooms, group and individual study rooms, student organization offices, and common areas for students. Classrooms are equipped with up-to-date computer hardware and software. Placement Training in economics will give you practical skills and many career choices. An economics degree or background is ideal for students planning for careers in the following areas: research analysts for private corporations such as banks, financial service institutions, and insurance companies; consultants for management, data processing, and health care firms; and analysts for government agencies at the federal, state, and local levels. Studies show that the average compensation for graduates holding an economics degree is higher than all other undergraduate fields except engineering. UCM's Office of Career Services assists students in finding employment throughout the academic year. Recent graduates have landed a variety of positions in diverse settings including: Ph.D. programs and law schools, the Central Intelligence Agency, managerial consultants, financial brokers, and analysts for the state of Missouri. Scholarships & Financial Aid UCM's Student Financial Services Office offers nearly $7 million in merit-based scholarships each year to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, special talents, or potential in a specific field of study. The primary mission of the office is to help students and their families identify and apply for appropriate financial resources to help pay the educational and living expenses they'll incur to attend UCM. [-]

Bachelor in Economics

Campus Full time September 2015 USA Minneapolis Rochester

A degree in economics prepares you for a wide range of graduate studies or jobs in both the public and private sectors. [+]

Bachelor in Economics A Firm Foundation A degree in economics prepares you for a wide range of graduate studies or jobs in both the public and private sectors. The department offers six majors: Economics Applied Economics Mathematical Economics Computational Economics Economics and Business Administration Political Science and Economics (education degree) MAJORING IN ECONOMICS The Department of Economics offers a program that stresses a strong theoretical background, quantitative analysis, and an emphasis on national and international issues. Students who graduate with an economics major are well prepared to continue their education in a variety of fields or to work successfully in business and government because of the strong liberal arts emphasis within the major. The department offers six majors: Economics, Applied Economics, Mathematical Economics, Business and Economics, Computational Economics, and Economics and Political Science (Education majors only). The Economics major and the Applied Economics majors lead to careers in the business world or government. The Mathematical Economics major is designed for students who intend to attend graduate school in economics or another quantitative field such as finance or operations research. It is also designed to serve students to work in quantitative fields immediately upon graduation, e.g., research analysts or actuaries. Computational Economics provides a liberal arts entry into the field of computer science. The combined Economics/Business Administration major allows students great flexibility in order to explore both fields. Finally, the teaching major in Political Science/Economics allows secondary education licensure students to obtain a solid background for teaching economics. The study of economics provides a firm foundation for confronting change because it presents a disciplined way to analyze and make choices. An Economics major prepares students for community leadership and leads to a great diversity of career opportunities including law, teaching, journalism, and private and public international service. Pre-law and potential Master of Business Administration students are especially encouraged to consider Economics as a major or a minor. Students are able to combine an Economics major with other disciplines such as Business Administration, International Relations, Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Political Science, History, and area study programs. Students who are interested in any type of quantitatively-oriented graduate program in economics or in business are encouraged to either major or minor in Mathematics. These students should also take courses in Computer Science. Consult an advisor for specific course suggestions. For the Economics and Applied Economics majors, the capstone experience is ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics. Students in other majors should consult their advisor for alternatives. Internships are recommended. Students must consult with the department chair and the Strommen Center before registering for an internship for academic credit. Note: Transfer students must complete at least three upper division economics courses for a major and two for a minor. Transfer classes must have been completed in the last 10 years with at least a 2.0 grade. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS Major in Economics, BA ECO 112- Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics Three upper division economics electives MIS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics and MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business or MAT 163 – Introductory Statistics MAT 114 – Precalculus or MAT 145 – Calculus I or MAT 146 – Calculus II Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Major in Applied Economics, BA ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics or ECO 315 – Money and Banking ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ECO 318 – Management Science ECO 350 – Labor Economics ECO 360 – International Economics ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics ECO 399 – Internship Program or ECO 499 – Independent Study MIS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics and MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business or MAT 163 – Introductory Statistics ENL 223 – Writing for Business and the Professions PHI 120 – Ethics or PHI 125 – Ethics and Human Identity Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Major in Computational Economics, BA See Computer Science. Combined Major in Economics and Business Administration, BA Five Economics courses and supporting courses in other departments: ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ACC 221 – Introduction to Financial Accounting ACC 222 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting BUS 242 – Principles of Management or BUS 200 – Exploring Business as a Vocation MKT 252 – Principles of Marketing FIN 331 – Financial Management or MIS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics and MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business One upper division Economics course elective One upper division Business elective Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. The Quantitative Reasoning (QR) graduation skill can be met by completing two courses: (1) ECO 112 or 113 (QF) and (2) MIS 379 or ECO 318 or ECO 490 (QA). Consult your department chair or academic advisor if you wish to choose an alternative approach to meeting the QR graduation skill. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Major in Mathematical Economics, BS ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics ECO 416 – Mathematical Economics ECO 490 – Research Methods in Econometrics MAT 145 – Calculus I MAT 146 – Calculus II MAT 245 – Calculus III MAT 246 – Linear Algebra MAT 373 – Probability and Statistics I MAT 374 – Probability and Statistics II MAT 324 – Analysis or MAT 369 – Modeling and Differential Equations in the Biological and Natural Sciences or MAT 377 – Operations Research Two upper division economics course electives Recommended Courses: CSC 160 – Introduction to Computer Science and Communication CSC 170 – Introduction to Programming Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Teacher Licensure Major The State of Minnesota has specific licensing requirements for teachers that may differ slightly in emphasis from the Augsburg major requirements. The state requirements may also be subject to change after publication of this catalog. Students, therefore, should consult with the Augsburg Department of Education to identify current Minnesota teacher licensure requirements. Teaching Major in Political Science and Economics See Political Science. Departmental Honors GPA of 3.50 in the major and 3.00 overall; a senior thesis and comprehensive oral examination in the major field of concentration. Minor in Economics ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics ECO 312 – Intermediate Macroeconomics ECO 313 – Intermediate Microeconomics One additional upper division economics course Other configurations may be permitted by consulting with the department chair. Note: Students who plan to major in the department are strongly encouraged to select a faculty advisor as soon as possible in order to carefully plan their program of study. RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES Students at Augsburg have the opportunity to conduct economic research. The Capstone course (ECO 490) introduces students to econometric theory and the process of economic analysis. Many Augsburg students have presented at conferences such as the MidWest Economics Association Conference, Posters on the Hill – Washington D.C., and the National Conferences for Undergraduate Research (NCUR). In addition, students can conduct collaborative research with faculty as a research assistant. This allows for students to try out research for the first time or focus on a specific aspect of a research project. The Office of Undergraduate Research and Graduate Opportunity (URGO) provides funding for both academic year research grants and summer research assistantships. CAREERS AND GRADUATE STUDY A liberal arts degree in economics emphasizes the development of critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, problem-solving and communication skills. Students learn how to gather information relevant to a particular problem, analyze that information, and synthesize it in ways that lead to new levels of understanding. Econ Grads Get Jobs There’s a wide range of job possibilities with an economics degree. Graduates go on to: Business Finance Banking Consulting Government Teaching International Affairs Research A degree in economics builds a foundation for success in a wide range of careers in finance, banking, business, consulting, government, teaching, international affairs and research. According to the Wall Street Journal, economics has become an increasingly popular major for undergraduates and is in high demand by employers. Econ Grads go on to Graduate School In addition, an economics major serves as ideal preparation for graduate work in economics, business, public policy, law and other fields. Augsburg’s Office of Undergraduate Research and Graduate Opportunities (URGO) is a great resource for students interested in pursuing graduate study. ECONOMICS CLUB The Economics Club would like to extend an invitation for all economics majors, minors, and those interested to join. This club provides you with an opportunity to: Get to know the economics department faculty, majors, and minors Join those with similar interests in fun and intellectually stimulating activities Acquire a better understanding of the field of economics and its applications outside of academia Learn more about preparing yourself for the job market and/or graduate school [-]

BA Law and Economics Hons

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2015 UK Canterbury + 1 more

Law and Economics offers you the opportunity to study two areas of great significance in contemporary society in a three-year programme which combines the foundations of law alongside compulsory and optional modules in Economics (taught by [+]

Bachelors Economics. Law and Economics offers you the opportunity to study two areas of great significance in contemporary society in a three-year programme which combines the foundations of law alongside compulsory and optional modules in Economics (taught by our highly ranked and regarded School of Economics). As a student on this programme you develop an understanding of the law, taught from a critical perspective which allows you to engage in informed debate about legal issues, and an understanding of economic principles relevant both to global developments and everyday life. Kent Law School is recognised as one of the leading law schools in the UK. It has an international reputation both for its world-leading research and for the high quality, innovative, critical and socio-legal education that it provides. Independent rankings In the National Student Survey 2013 96% of Kent Law students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. Kent Law School is ranked 10th nationally in The Times Good University Guide 2014. Economics at Kent has received consistently high scores in the National Student Survey having been ranked in the top 5 in all of the last 5 years. [-]

Bachelor in Urban Dynamics

Campus Full time 1 year September 2015 Netherlands Almere

CAH Vilentum offers a one-year degree programme for students interested in sustainable solutions for cities. The added value of this new course is that it focuses on the binding nature and resources within the urban environment and its use for the benefit of society (community). [+]

CAH Vilentum offers a one-year degree programme for students interested in sustainable solutions for cities. The added value of this new course is that it focuses on the binding nature and resources within the urban environment and its use for the benefit of society (community). This is the coure for students interested in a career in one of the following professional profiles: - Analyst, mapping out an area’s physical and socio-economic possibilities - Senior / junior consultant for innovation and development projects - Consultant, handling complex development processes - Policy maker at national, regional and local level Students who enrol will have the possibility to develop skills and learn methodologies on how to manage existing resources while creating economic and social benefits for their direct environments. They will achieve this by working together in the field of urban development, creating innovative solutions. Thinking together with inhabitants will enable students to gain experience in the field of urban development. Cities should be seen as complex dynamic systems consuming resources but also providing jobs, goods and services. To follow the development of urban space, there is a need for new, complex thinking at design, management and operational level. Qualification After successfully completing this one-year programme, graduates will receive an internationally recognised Ingenieur degree (bachelor’s honours degree) in Rural development. Competencies Successful graduates will be competent in: - Analysing regions and green space - Formulating development strategies for communities - Advising governments and decision-makers - Implementing innovative ideas - Designing policies for development [-]

Bachelor of International Economics and Trade (in English)

Campus Full time 4 years August 2015 China Hangzhou + 1 more

This program was created in response to today’s increasing demand for students trained in international economics and trade, as a result of growing globalization and interdependence among different economies. [+]

Bachelors Economics. Bachelor of International Economics and Trade (in English) Degree: Bachelor of Economics Program Name: International Economics and Trade Duration of the Program: 4 years Objective: This program was created in response to today’s increasing demand for students trained in international economics and trade, as a result of growing globalization and interdependence among different economies. Students will develop capabilities to international economic and business activities, systematically understand the basic theories of international economics, build a strong grounding in international business practices and international trade rules, and be well-prepared for the complexities in international business organizations. Career prospects typically include the employment opportunities in government agencies, foreign economic and trade departments, and positions associated with import and export trade, international business negotiation, foreign trade management, international marketing at domestic and multinational corporations in China or overseas. Upon completion of the required credits the students will be able to: Understand both the general economic knowledge and specific international business and trade skills. Have a comprehensive understanding of the basic theories and methodologies in microeconomics, macroeconomics and international economics; Be familiar with the guidelines on international economic policies, relevant laws and regulations, as well as the latest achievements and development trends in this discipline; Be sensitive to the evolving situation and dynamics of the international economy and international markets. Develop capabilities and understand basic knowledge involved in the fields of international economics and trade, such as import and export business, international economic cooperation, international investment, electronic commerce, international business management, etc.; Be familiar with the prevailing rules and practices in international trade and different aspects and processes in international business. Build a good foundation in mathematics, management, finance, etc. and develop preliminary problem-solving and research skills in other professional areas including econometrics, statistics and accounting. Be proficient in Mandarin and English language and demonstrate the language proficiency either by successful pass of HSK-6, or by successful achievement of the pass level in any of the following worldwide English tests, i.e. TOFEL, GRE, GAMT, IELTS or Cambridge Business English. Develop the competent intercultural business communication skills as well as the basic bilingual translation and interpretation skills. Have basic knowledge in the computer science, computer operation and electronic commerce; be able to use the relevant software involved in international trade. Required Credits and Class Hours in Total: The minimum required credits to be completed within the program duration is 128, which is divided into two parts: class teaching (114 credits) and practical teaching (14 credits). Class teaching credits are composed of compulsory courses and selective courses. The credit ratio of each type of courses is as the following: Compulsory Courses: 1232 (Class hours in total); 77 (Credits); 68% (Credit ratio) Selective Courses: 592 (Class hours in total); 37 (Credits); 32% (Credit ratio) Total: 1824 (Class hours in total); 114 (Credits); 100% (Credit ratio) Core Courses: International Trade Practices International Marketing Chinese Business Law International E-Commerce Import & Export Documents Business Communication in Written English English for International Business International Commercial Law International Settlements International Finance Cross Cultural Business Communication Note: International Trade, International Marketing, Chinese Business Law and International E-Commerce are the fundamental courses, the rest core courses should be 20 credits in total. [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Finance

Campus Full time 4 years September 2015 Turkey Istanbul + 1 more

Relations between Economics and Financial sciences have become more integrated and the need for trained manpower has increased in these areas. [+]

Relations between Economics and Financial sciences have become more integrated and the need for trained manpower has increased in these areas. By giving basic knowledge in the field of Economics and Finance, the main goal of the education program is to make the students apply this information in real life, to improve their analytical abilities and educate them with capabilities to solve the economic and financial problems of Turkey which is developing. Career opportunities There are wide ranges of areas of employment for the graduates. These include domestic and foreign enterprises in the field of manufacturing industry, trade, transport, tourism, communication, banks, insurance companies, capital market institutions, intermediary institutions, research organizations, and public institutions. [-]

Bachelor in Econometrics and Operations Research

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Netherlands Maastricht

Making companies run smoothly. Increasing profit sustainably. Predicting financial trends. Understanding how people’s behaviour affects the market. Dealing with wider economic issues [+]

Bachelor in Econometrics and Operations Research

 

Making companies run smoothly. Increasing profit sustainably. Predicting financial trends. Understanding how people’s behaviour affects the market. Dealing with wider economic issues – and crises. In today’s global economy, the harsh reality is that companies that don’t excel in these matters simply won’t make it to the top. How can you take advantage of this? Get yourself a solid foundation in Economics and Operations Research, a booming field with huge prospects for graduates.  You’ll like this, if you like...The idea of combining economics and computer science with management and statistical techniques to make businesses run just right. What you’ll actually do:... [-]


Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance)

Campus Full time 3 years September 2015 Australia Melbourne

This highly-specialised and dynamic program trains you to perform high-level financial and economic analysis at management level in both public... [+]

Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance)

This highly-specialised and dynamic program trains you to perform high-level financial and economic analysis at management level in both public and private sectors.Economics as a discipline is constantly evolving to help us understand how and why we allocated resources. It analyses important issues such as poverty, inflation, unemployment, taxes, pollution, crime, finance, inequality, international competition, consumer behaviour, world trade and economic growth.As a student in this program you will have options to study online, undertake an industry placement, study abroad with a focus on the European Union, and specialise in areas such as financial planning.... [-]


Bachelor of Business (Hons) in Applied Economics & Finance

Campus Full time 4 years July 2015 Brunei Darussalam Gadong

In line with the ethos, vision and mission of Institut Teknologi Brunei [ITB] and the philosophy of MIB, all programmes offered by ITB aim to provide students [+]

Bachelors Economics. Scholarship available for foreign students. For details please visit http://www.mofat.gov.bn/Pages/BDScholarship_2014_2015.aspx In line with the ethos, vision and mission of Institut Teknologi Brunei [ITB] and the philosophy of MIB, all programmes offered by ITB aim to provide students with the skills and knowledge which will enable them to make practical and valuable contributions to national development. The programmes are designed so that graduates will be equipped to cope with the challaenges of a rapidly changing work environment. Teachingand learning are based on a balanced combination of knowledge acquisition, hands-on practice and work experience. In addition, students will be able to develop the skills necessary to become effective entrepreneurs and innovators and to respond to the changing environmental and socioeconomic needs of the nation. Upon completion of this programme, graduates are expected to have: - The knowledge for a career in the development and management of business entity or any public organisation in the various management functional or specialised areas. - Developed skills in business problem analysis and the design and development of solutions utilising technology effectively in the business environment. - An awareness of the ethical standards expected of business management and information systems professionals. - Good literacy, numeracy, communication, interpersonal and decision-making skills, teamwork and leadership capabilities. The combination of business management and IT savvy opens up a wide range of careers in the public and private sectors of the economy. The degree also provides a platform for entrepreneurship and/or futher study at postgraduate level. Minimum Entry Requirements Applicants for admission to first degree programmes must satisfy the following minimum entry requirements: - At least a Credit Six in the Malay language at GCE Ordinary Level (applicable only for Bruneians applying for a Government Scholarship). - At least a Credit Six in Mathematics at GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent. - At least a Credit Six in English Language at GCE Ordinary Level or an IELTS score of 6.0 or TOEFL minimum overall score 550 or its equivalent. Programme Entry Requirements - A minimum of 200 ‘A’ Level points for 3 ‘A’ level passes in *relevant English medium subjects(Normally include Accounting, Economics, Management of Business/Business Studies, Mathematics and Computer Studies/Computing) OR - A minimum of 180 ‘A’ Level points for 2 ‘A’ level passes in relevant English medium subjects. OR - An International Baccalaureate Diploma score of 28 points. OR - A BTEC/BDTVEC Higher National Diploma in Business or Computing fields with acceptable grades as specified by the faculty. OR - Relevant work experience and/or qualifications deemed to be equivalent to one of the above to be decided on a case by case basis by the faculty. Relevant subjects include Additional Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Literature, Geography, Public Affairs, History, Sociology, Psychology and Law. [-]