On this degree you'll develop a thorough understanding of financial economics and international financial management.
You will graduate equipped with skills for a career in financial management in the global marketplace.
You will develop a thorough understanding of modern economics, including: the analysis of financial markets; fundamental principles of accounting and finance; and microeconomic and macroeconomic theory.
An optional study year abroad provides an international perspective on your studies.
Economics at Newcastle ranks in the top 200 universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2014.
You may apply to spend Stage 2 studying Economics at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.
This is a fully integrated study abroad experience, taught in English, which counts directly towards your final degree mark.
Places are available on a competitive basis.
I am enjoying my course as it covers so many areas and has therefore stimulated my interest and determination to succeed