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Business, Economics, and Social Science Stream

Core Modules:

English for Academic Purposes


Subject Specific Modules:

Students will take two of the following. Certain combinations are necessary to progress into some undergraduate degree.




Political Science

Route from Pathway A to Undergraduate Degrees

Successful students who complete the Business, Economics, and Social Science Pathway in their Foundation year and achieve the required grades can go on to study the following courses at Trinity, and the Marino Institute of Education:

Bachelor Business   Studies (4 years)Business, Economics   and Social Sciences (BESS) (4 years)

Philosophy, Political   Science, Economics & Sociology (PPES) (4 years)

Single Honours BBS Business BA Economics BA Political Science BA Sociology

Joint HonoursBA Business & Economics BA Economics & Political Science BA Political Science & Sociology BA Business & Political Science BA Economics & Sociology

Year 1       6 compulsory modules covering   all 4 subjects Year 2       Study 3 subjects Years 3 & 4       Joint Honours – specialise in   2 subjects       Single Honours – specialise in   1 subject       In all cases students graduate   with a Bachelor’s Degree (BA) in Philosophy, Political Science, Economics   & Sociology.