Studying the combined degree of Accounting and Economics gives students the opportunity to learn in two of the country’s leading departments. They will gain an understanding of Economics while taking an Accountancy course that is accredited by all the major British accountancy bodies and provides exemptions from some core professional examinations. Students will study the core elements of Economics as well as the key areas in Accounting and Finance, such as analysis and the preparation of information for reporting requirements. They will begin their degree with modules including an Introduction to Accounting and Finance, and the Principles of Economics. In the second year students will study subjects such as the Principles of Financial Accounting; Accounting Information Systems, and Auditing and the Principles of Finance. In the third year they will chose from modules such as Corporate Finance, Bond Markets and Investments.