Economics studies how wealth is created and distributed and informs government policy on sustainable economic growth. Develop excellent analytical and problem-solving skills that are highly valued by employers. Gain the ability to explain complex data in simple terms to different audiences. Benefit from teaching by staff who have strong links with policy-makers in Scotland and with industry. Study in a department with consistently high NSS results. Through a real-world policy-oriented approach, learn how economic concepts are useful to understand and improve the world around us. Psychology studies human behaviour and the reasons for differences between individuals. Study the science of behaviour and the reasons for differences between individuals, across the lifespan. Acquire skills in communication, numeracy and critical thinking. Opportunity to undertake a summer research placement with an international researcher. Work within our purpose-built experimental research labs.