An Economics and Philosophy degree at Southampton provides you with an excellent and rigorous education exploring human welfare and social justice, political ideals and economic realities. During the BA in Economics and Philosophy at Southampton you will gain an in-depth knowledge of the core areas of economics and philosophy while also pursuing your own interests through optional modules. You will graduate as an independently-minded, confident individual with the skills required for a successful career. Over each year you must take eight modules, or the equivalent, four in each semester, with a minimum of three modules in each subject including the compulsory modules. Our Curriculum Innovation Programme also offers our students the chance to take optional modules outside their core disciplines. This allows you to personalise your education and to develop new skills and knowledge for your future.