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Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Economics and Finance University of Wollongong - UOW

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #8 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Wollongong
5.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

A double degree of Bachelor of International Studies – Bachelor of Economics and Finance focuses on understanding your place in the national and global political and economic systems, as well as appreciating the historical evolution of global politics and the global economy.

International Studies is a developing and dynamic field that aims to study and solve some of the world's major problems such as war, inequality, climate change, poverty, and hunger. It focuses on understanding your place in the national and global political systems, as well as appreciating the historical evolution of global politics and solutions to global problems. The Bachelor of International Studies examines the relationships of politics, society, culture, language, and history in a range of countries. You will analyse national and current global issues, focusing on the way global forces and interactions increasingly influence domestic politics.

Economics and Finance explores the theory, policies, practices and institutions of the domestic and global economy at both the micro and macro levels. You will develop the skills necessary to make responsible professional judgements in economic and financial decision-making, as well as identify and apply tools of analysis to a wide range of economic issues, including the behaviour of consumers and firms, the labour market, the environment, fiscal and monetary policy, and international trade.

This double degree will challenge you to look at complex systems and see how they interrelate, exploring how and why the world's economies and political systems work. The Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Economics and Finance addresses relevant global, economic, financial and political issues affecting the worldwide business market. It will teach you a diverse skill set and equip you with a theoretical background, proficiency in a language and the ability to analyse real-life case studies. You will learn how international organisations conduct business - and the economic and financial issues they face - when operating across global borders.

Majors

You can choose one major from the Bachelor of International Studies; International Relations, Global Sustainable Development and Global Screen Media . As part of...

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Careers

Auditor
Banker
Analyst
Financial controller
Accountant
Policy advisor
Business adviser
OHS officer
HR manager consultant
Stock broker
Insurance...

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Additional Information

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Economics and Finance University of Wollongong - UOW based on 1 review
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4.0
Job prospects
5.0
Teachers
4.0
Course work
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Time worthy
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Student Reviews

December 2017
Year completed 2018

Positives: The material being taught is really applicable to a globalised world
Course work uses lots of relevant examples.

Negatives: Some subjects should be updated with newer cases
Marking is subjective

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