Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economic Studies in United Kingdom

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Economic Studies

Earning a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree is an academic achievement upon completing a series of courses over the course of three or four years. The subjects that are studied in order to earn this degree vary widely under the disciplines of the liberal arts and sciences.

Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass trends affect the economy. Many specialize in particular subject areas such as public policy, business economics and consumer behavior.

 

UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.

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BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance)

The University of Law Business School
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom London

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance) programme has a strong focus on employability and will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in business and finance. [+]

BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance)

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance) programme has a strong focus on employability and will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in business and finance. This degree is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), which means that as a graduate you'll receive a degree as well as a Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management and Leadership from the CMI. You can choose to study the course online or at our London Bloomsbury centre. The University of Law Business School is the business faculty of The University of Law, the longest established specialist provider of legal education with roots dating back to 1876. The University of Law Business School builds on the University’s reputation for employability, innovative teaching methods, and its global alumni network of over 64,000 graduates.... [-]


BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance)

The University of Law Business School Online
Online Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom UK Online

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance) programme has a strong focus on employability and will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in business and finance. [+]

BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance)

The BA (Hons) Business Management (Finance) programme has a strong focus on employability and will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in business and finance. This degree is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), which means that as a graduate you'll receive a degree as well as a Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management and Leadership from the CMI. You can choose to study the course online or at our London Bloomsbury centre. The University of Law Business School is the business faculty of The University of Law, the longest established specialist provider of legal education with roots dating back to 1876. The University of Law Business School builds on the University’s reputation for employability, innovative teaching methods, and its global alumni network of over 64,000 graduates.... [-]


BA (Hons) in International Banking and Finance (Top-Up)

Northumbria University London Campus
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom London

The programme has been developed for students with an HND merit profile or Foundation Degree in a related discipline who are seeking to upgrade their qualifications to a BA degree and who are pursuing a career in banking and finance. [+]

Start dates: September, May (2019), January

Tuition fees (2018/19): UK/EU: £9,250 International: £13,000

This Top-Up degree equips students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in the banking and finance industry. Through an engaging programme, students will develop a thorough grounding in the operational process of international business and finance to meet the high-caliber expectations of employers. The programme also enhances students’ academic abilities in this fast-track Top-Up degree; ensuring students are well placed to apply the knowledge gained in a variety of banking and financing contexts.The programme has been designed by the double AACSB accredited Newcastle Business School, part of a select group of business schools worldwide following accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in business and accounting – the first in Europe to gain the double accreditation, and is developed for students with prior qualifications gained from either a Foundation Degree or BTEC HND. As well as exposing students to a range of international banking and financing topics, this Top-Up degree is also designed to further develop students’ academic abilities in order to ensure they’re able to apply their knowledge in a professional environment.The modules in this programme have been designed to develop your understanding of the key concepts and issues in the international banking and finance industries whilst enhancing your academic and employability skills. In Interest Rate, Liquidity and Operational Risk and Contemporary Issues in Business you will gain a deeper comprehension of the concepts and issues related to the industry... [-]


BA in Accounting and Business

Leeds Trinity University
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Leeds

Our Accounting and Business degree is designed to give you the flexibility to shape your own successful future. We’ll give you the essential knowledge and skills you need to progress within an accounting and financial management environment. [+]

This degree will give you the essential knowledge and skills you need to progress within an accounting and financial management environment.

Our Accounting and Business degree is designed to give you the flexibility to shape your own successful future. We’ll give you the essential knowledge and skills you need to progress within an accounting and financial management environment. In addition, you will get a strong grounding in key business principles, including an overview of core management functions, operations, economics, marketing, legal issues and the external business environment.

If you’ve got your sights set on becoming a professional accountant, we know the studying doesn’t stop with your degree. You’ll need to complete a professional qualification with organizations like the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the global body for professional accountants. We want to help you get to your career faster, so we’ve designed our modules in line with the ACCA so you can acquire credits towards your ACCA qualification whilst you study, giving you maximum exemptions against your professional exams.*... [-]


BA (Hons) in Accounting and Financial Management, UCAS Code: N420

Sheffield University Management School
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Sheffield

Every organisation needs strong financial leadership, and our BA Accounting and Financial Management will set you on the road to success. Accounting is more than mathematical techniques. The experienced academic team at Sheffield University Management School will help you see the bigger picture, so you can take your career in any direction you choose... [+]

Every organisation needs strong financial leadership, and our BA Accounting and Financial Management will set you on the road to success.

Accounting is more than mathematical techniques. The experienced academic team at Sheffield University Management School will help you see the bigger picture, so you can take your career in any direction you choose.

This multi-disciplinary approach means that you learn practical skills to help you land the right job, as well as gaining the rigorous academic knowledge that you require to progress. We'll also put things into context - helping you to understand the role of accounting and financial management within an organisation is key to this course. You'll learn how it affects everything, from budgeting and control to environmental issues.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Business Management and Accounting and Finance

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Our Business Management and Accounting and Finance course is designed to meet the needs of an ever-changing business world. It will provide you with a broad-based understanding of business while teaching you the importance of accounting and finance functions within an organisation. [+]

BA (Hons) Business Management and Accounting and Finance

Our Business Management and Accounting and Finance course is designed to meet the needs of an ever-changing business world. It will provide you with a broad based understanding of business, while teaching you the importance of accounting and finance functions within an organisation.

You will develop your analytical skills and ability to communicate ideas and financial information. By studying the role of accounting information and practices in corporate scandals that occur through time and continue to challenge modern society, you will develop core disciplines that are valued highly by employers.

All students will take part in a business simulation task, imitating the experience of running a business with a group of fellow students.... [-]


BA in Accounting and Finance (Hons)

University of Gloucestershire
Campus Full time Part time 3 years August 2018 United Kingdom Cheltenham + 1 more

Succeed on a degree that measures up to the high expectations of all global accountancy bodies, leading to maximum exemptions from professional exams including ICEAW, ACCA, CIMA, and AIA when you graduate. Gain a solid grounding in all aspects of accounting from financial markets and institutions to the global business environment. You specialise later in the degree with subjects including taxation principles and practice, corporate accountability and social and environmental accounting. [+]

Succeed on a degree that measures up to the high expectations of all global accountancy bodies, leading to maximum exemptions from professional exams including ICEAW, A.C.C.A., C.I.M.A., and A.I.A. when you graduate. Gain a solid grounding in all aspects of accounting from financial markets and institutions to the global business environment. You specialise later in the degree with subjects including taxation principles and practice, corporate accountability and social and environmental accounting.

From 2018, the University of Gloucestershire Business School will move to a brand-new, state-of-the-art home at our Oxstalls campus in Gloucester. The £16 million development will be home to our Business, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Law and Accounting and Finance courses.... [-]


Online BA (Honours) in International Accounting (18 months)

London School Of International Business - LSIB
Online Full time 18 months August 2018 United Kingdom London UK Online + 1 more

This Accounting programme provides the learners with key management accounting skills necessary to support decision‐making, and also emphasize the acquisition and application of skills and knowledge necessary to inform managers responsible for planning, decision-making, and control.

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This Accounting programme provides the learners with key management accounting skills necessary to support decision‐making, and also emphasize the acquisition and application of skills and knowledge necessary to inform managers responsible for planning, decision-making, and control.

Key facts about BSc (Hons) International Accounting Online programme with student to faculty ratio of just 15:1 LSIB has world-class professors, derived from best institutions. Many of the professors also have hands-on experience as programmers/ engineers in Software companies. State of the art £1 million Learning Management System (LMS) with 24 X 7 uptime. Fully recognized and globally accepted Degree. Our Course is most relevant and designed as per the needs and requirements of today businesses world over. With the advantage of studying on the job, anytime and anywhere, you get cost advantage and same degree which is given to full-time students at the university campus. Degree awarded is well respected and globally recognized. Why choose this LSIB? Your qualification is recognized and accepted world over. Our curriculum helps you to develop critical thinking, exceptional management knowledge, and cultural awareness. Experience online-time study like never before with our purpose built smart learning tools which give you the advantage of studying anytime and anywhere. Be part of an elite cohort of talented business students, and develop a valuable and influential global network using LSIB online community. [-]

BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Kent Business School, University of Kent
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom Canterbury

The BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree programme at Kent Business School is specifically designed to ensure it responds to the changing needs and expectations... [+]

Location: Canterbury

The BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree programme at Kent Business School is specifically designed to ensure it responds to the changing needs and expectations of today’s accountancy profession, with an international perspective on business.Broaden your skills with specialist accounting teaching staff, many of whom hold professional accountancy qualifications and have experience in a wide range of management disciplines, all with an international focus. You will gain a grounded academic education with an emphasis on key skills such as numeracy, oral and written communication, group work and computing. We offer the opportunity to spend a year on work placement, or to combine accounting with related subjects. Our supportive and flexible approach to teaching gives you the confidence and skills you need to follow the path that most interests you.You have the option of taking the BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree with a year in industry on a professional work placement, which is a great way to develop and equip you with employability skills. We have an excellent record of graduate employment with our graduates moving into a whole range of careers including professional training in public practice (chartered accountancy) or in industry, commerce or the public sector, or financial services or general management.... [-]


BA Honours in Business Management (Finance)

University of Westminster, Westminster Business School
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2018 United Kingdom London

Business success requires a breadth of knowledge and abilities. This course, which brings together business management theory and practice, will enable you to develop the vision, innovation and drive needed for a successful leader in the contemporary business world. [+]

Business success requires a breadth of knowledge and abilities. This course, which brings together business management theory and practice, will enable you to develop the vision, innovation and drive needed for a successful leader in the contemporary business world.

On this course, you will gain a broad range of business knowledge and management skills. The course introduces you to different business functions and provides a broad perspective on the global business environment.

With a specialism towards finance, you will also develop your understanding of modern finance theories and applications. This opens up a range of further career opportunities in areas such as banking, hedge funds, risk management, stockbroking, wealth management and treasury.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Accountancy

GCU - Glasgow School for Business and Society
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow

Accredited by the main UK professional accountancy bodies (ICAS, ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA & CIPFA), we focus on practical content & your future employability. Along with all aspects of accountancy, you'll study topics in economics, law & management. [+]

Accredited by: ACCA ICAS CIPFA ICAEW CIMA

Accountants play an important role in business, providing key information that underpins the work of decision makers within organizations.

Accredited by the main UK professional accountancy bodies (ICAS, ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA, and CIPFA), we focus on practical content and your future employability. Along with all aspects of accountancy, you’ll study topics in economics, law, and management.

Professional accountants prepare financial statements and record business transactions; they also use information systems to track financial performance, participate in mergers and acquisitions and quality management.

Our programme will encourage you to develop a broad, comparative understanding of the practices of accounting and develop an ability to evaluate theories and evidence concerning the effects of accounting on organizations and society. You’ll benefit from using practical accounting packages, our small class sizes and excellent access to staff, as well as a series of guest speakers to enhance your learning.... [-]


BA (Honours) in Business Management (Accounting)

The Open University
Online Full time Part time 3 - 16 years Open Enrollment United Kingdom Milton Keynes + 1 more

What roles do accountants play in organisations? What kinds of information do they work with and how do their work and the information they produce influence the daily decisions and activities of an organisation? [+]

What roles do accountants play in organisations? What kinds of information do they work with and how do their work and the information they produce influence the daily decisions and activities of an organisation?

In this specialist route available in our BA (Honours) Business Management (Q91) degree, you will develop an interdisciplinary perspective on the management of business organisations and build specialised knowledge and skills in financial and management accounting. You will be equipped with the necessary skills to use and apply accounting techniques and concepts in the workplace, and receive accreditation by professional accounting bodies for some parts of their qualifications.... [-]


BA (Hons) in Business Administration with Accounting and Finance

University of Greenwich
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2018 United Kingdom Medway London + 2 more

The programme is developed to incorporate industry-specific skills where employability remains the key component. The innovative teaching, market trading, multi-disciplinary quantitative practices, along with the specialized software equip students to develop skills necessary for the workplace. In particular, flexible learning environment, pro-active delivery approaches have engaged students. The programme offers students with rich multi-cultural and international experience. [+]

The core accounting and finance courses of the programme are required by the ICAEW and under consideration with the ACCA for further exemptions. The ICAEW has also recognized this programme as a partner in learning. The programme offers many specialized courses to incorporate contemporary theories, practices, and tools to enhance industry-specific employability, transferable skills, competence and latest knowledge with a view to equipping them with dynamics of changing the market and business scenario (recent recession, failing sub-prime market, exotic financial derivatives etc.). The core accounting and finance courses include key accounting and financial components. In this programme, quantitative and statistical tools like SPSS, SAGE 50, and financial modeling using Excel are introduced to run and analyze data as required to infer and deduce critical decisions. These tools provide a comprehensive and contemporary practical experience similar to the financial industry. Several refereed journals, like, Journal of Business, Finance and Accounting (JBFA), Journal of Corporate Finance (JCF), Journal of Financial Research (JFR) and Journal of Financial Management (JFM) are used to familiarise students with pioneering research and research led focus, which is largely beneficial for prospective employment and future progression to master’s programme, if students pursue further study.... [-]


BA Economics and ... (two subject degree)

SOAS University of London
Campus Full time 3 - 4 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom London

Two-subject degrees take three or four years depending on the subject involved. Some two-subject courses in Economics and a language (like Japanese, Chinese or Arabic) take four years and include one or two years of language alone and an extended visit to the country concerned. Others, like Economics and History, Politics or Urdu take only three years. [+]

BA Economics and ... (two subject degree)

Programme Code: See May be Combined With

Duration: 3 or 4 Years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDD Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AAAAA Scottish Advanced Highers: AAA Irish LC: 360 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 5 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 85% French Bacc: 15/20 German Abitur: 1.5 Italy DES: 85/100 Austria Mat: 1.5 Polish Mat: Overall 80% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: Plus a minimum of Grade B at GCSE for those without A-level Maths.

Interview Policy:Candidates with ‘non-standard’ qualifications may be invited.... [-]


BA Business Accounting Degree Honours

Middlesex University London
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5 years August 2018 United Kingdom London UK Online + 2 more

With a student satisfaction rate of well over 90% for successive years, this course is designed for those who are interested in developing an understanding of how accounting enables an [+]

BA Business Accounting Degree Honours

Course start: Induction week from October 2013; EU and international student orientation from September 2013With a student satisfaction rate of well over 90% for successive years, this course is designed for those who are interested in developing an understanding of how accounting enables an organisation to thrive within the context of the broader global business environment. In addition to providing in depth accounting knowledge and skills, the course will help you develop highly desirable transferable skills such as advanced analytical thinking, problem solving and team work. During your first yearyou will learn how to use CIMA Sage accounting software and gainan official CIMA Sage* user’s certificate.Featuring a very wide range of optional modules in year two and three, this course provides maximum flexibility enabling you to tailor your studies to support your own personal career ambitions.... [-]