Economics

Economics is the study of the ways in which people, businesses and industries use resources. 

It helps you learn about how economics affects the world and the ways we live and how we can improve the economy to benefit the whole world. 

People who have studied economics can get well paid and interesting jobs as they have developed a range of skills like maths, using logic and critical thinking skills.

Economics can lead into careers in finance, banking, sales and marketing, insurance or public policy.

Do a free, short, online course to find out more about economics (looks great on your CV too!)

Or view other free online courses in economics

Examples of apprenticeships that relate to economics:

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Examples of degree courses that relate to economics:

University of Exeter


Oxford Brookes University


University of Plymouth


Bristol, University of the West of England

To see other degree courses related to economics

BBC Bitesize Career Videos

You can watch a great series of videos on where your favourite subject can take you at BBC Bitesize website.