Gain a thorough and high-level training in economics with an emphasis on political behaviour. Many real social problems require both economic and political analysis, and mastering both enables you to present more informed and insightful predictions and recommendations. In your first year you will gain a foundation in the key concepts in macroeconomics and microeconomics. You will learn economic modelling and statistical techniques. You will also be introduced to social and political issues and controversies. In your second year you will build on your understanding of the macro- and micro-economy and your statistical skills, and consolidate your knowledge of political and social theories. In your final year you will continue to tailor your degree to your interests and aims by choosing from a range of specialist modules from the School of Economics and the School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies.