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Philosophy, Politics and Economics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #192 (WUR) Norwich, United Kingdom
In this BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics course from University of East Anglia you will gain high-level training in economic science while exploring political and philosophical approaches to understanding human behaviour. 

Overview

The BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics course from University of East Anglia will give you the chance to pursue a spectrum of interests within a single degree programme.

With teaching from the School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies, you will learn to analyse a given economic, political or social problem using not only economic tools and concepts, but also those from political science and philosophy, applying this multifaceted approach in order to create new insights.

You will learn about the core areas of economics, as well as studying philosophical topics such as scepticism, freedom and morality, and exploring social and political values such as equality and solidarity.

After the Course

You’ll be well placed to choose from a wide range of career opportunities when you graduate – including business, consulting, banking, politics, insurance, Civil Service, business economics, personnel, accountancy, actuarial work, marketing, investment and financial risk analysis, and international organisations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introductory Macroeconomics 
  • Introductory Microeconomics 
  • Philosophical Problems 
  • Social and Political Theory 
  • Global Politics 
  • Introduction to Political Communication 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • A Level ABB or BBB with an A in the Extended Project
  • International Baccalaureate 32 points
  • Scottish Highers AAABB
  • Scottish Advanced Highers BCC
  • Irish Leaving Certificate 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3
  • Access Course Pass with Distinction in 30 credits at Level 3 and Merit in 15 credits at Level 3
  • BTEC DDM excluding Public Services and Business Administration
  • European Baccalaureate 75%

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    15600 GBP/year
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    Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
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