ECONOMICS: -In studying economics you will learn how individuals and society make choices about how scarce resources are used, what products are produced and who gets to consume them. These choices depend on evaluating costs, benefits, risks and effects on others. Economics at Glasgow dates back to Adam Smith, who was a Professor at the University in the 18th century and is widely renowned as the father of modern economics. ENGLISH LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS: - English language focuses on the past and present uses of the English language from everyday conversation to the language of literature and the media. You will have access to two dedicated laboratories complete with special software for learning about and analysing spoken and written language.