Financial crisis. Unemployment. Immigration. Market competition. Economics helps us shape the present and improve our future. You experience all aspects of economics and mathematics and an introduction to quantitative research methods. In your first year you take an optional module from across the social sciences. During your second year you study International Trade Institutions and Policy and International Financial Institutions, laying the foundation in international economics. Your placement year gives you the chance to gain more experience and become even more employable. In your final year you continue with two compulsory international modules, International Trade and International Money and Finance.