University of East Anglia UEA
Economics of Money, Banking and Capital Markets
This course is a one year applied training degree designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the economics of money, banking and capital markets. This course fits into our Applied Training Programme which is designed to provide training in new and vocationally attractive skills in Economics. It is appropriate either for graduates with no economics background who wish to understand how markets work and to develop the analytical skills of an economist, or for graduates in economics who wish to develop specialist expertise without committing to full research training. This course lays the foundations for a career in a wide range of financial professions, including banking and risk management.
Applicants require a 2.2 Honours degree, or equivalent, in Economics or another related subject. All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all 4 components, although we do accept many other types of qualifications or tests. In accordance with the UK Border Agencies Tier 4 visa guidelines, we will also waive the English language requirement for applicants who meet the defined nationality test or who have completed a degree level course in 1 of the listed countries.
Core modules: Banking econometrics; economic concepts; financial markets; international finance; money and banking; economics dissertation. optional modules from a list including: multinational firms; financial mathematics; risk management and trading.
Assessment will be carried out through combinations of coursework and exams. You will also write a dissertation on a topic of your choice, supervised individually by an academic from the School.
A variety of Scholarships may be offered to UK/EU and International students. Scholarships are normally awarded to students on the basis of academic merit and are usually for the duration of the period of study.
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|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of East Anglia||Norwich||NR4 7TJ||East of England|