Incorporating specialist insurance content, this course will help you develop the skills needed for a career in financial services or risk management. It is based on BSc Industrial Economics, with additional core modules in insurance and risk management. Accredited by the Chartered Insurance Institute, this course involves the study of theoretical and applied microeconomics, with specialist insurance content provided by the Business School's Centre for Risk, Banking and Financial Services. You can apply to spend all or part of your second year studying abroad at the University's campuses in China or Malaysia, or to take a semester at one of our international partner institutions.
The first year of the course typically includes core modules in microeconomics and macroeconomics, entrepreneurship, corporate strategy, organisational studies, business computing, quantitative methods, and insurance and risk management. Second-year studies typically incorporate core modules in the economics of innovation, pricing and decision making, organisation, risk management decisions, international firms, quantitative methods and econometrics. Your final year will cover industrial economics, regulation, corporate restructuring and governance, risk information, and insurance and risk management processes.
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Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for International at £17,550
Provisional for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
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