The Foundation Year is an excellent pathway to gaining the required knowledge and skills in economics and finance, before joining Year 1 students of the BSc Economics and Finance degree within the School of Management.
Blending core elements of economics and finance, this degree provides a comprehensive understanding of modern economics and its application within the financial industry. The chance to concentrate on specialist areas such as corporate finance will develop your appreciation of the relationship between economic analysis and financial operations.
Your Foundation Year will be taught at The College, located next to the School of Management. Once you complete this year, you will move to the School of Management building for the remainder of your studies.
The Economics and Finance with a Foundation Year (Hons) programme at Swansea University is a flexible degree with the chance to study abroad for a year, or work in industry for a year. This can give you a real competitive advantage and will broaden your horizons when it comes to seeking employment.
As a graduate from Swansea, you will find yourself in a great position to secure financially rewarding employment.
Whether you target the pressured energy of a trading floor or the credibility of becoming an authority on business trends, this degree will make you a strong candidate for any graduate employer. Your future job title could be any of the following:
- Analyst, Researcher
- Government Adviser
- Financial Analyst
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- Accounting for Economics
- Approaches to Economic Analysis
- Current Issues in Economics
- Finance for Economics
- Exploring Economic Data
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- 48 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A foundation year is available for students who do not achieve the grades necessary for their chosen degree programme.
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International16400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 16400 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
National9000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.