Meet the tutors Dr Sarah Keast
As Economics Programme Manager, Sarah is responsible for the maintenance of academic standards across all Economics degree programmes. She works closely with her colleagues in the Economics Group to ensure that each student who chooses to study Economics at Plymouth is able to reach their academic potential and is fully prepared to meet their future career development challenges.
During her career at Plymouth University, Sarah contributed to research and consultancy for both the private and public sector. She has worked with organisations including the BBC, the South West Regional Development Agency and local councils.
The third year is normally spent in paid employment with a private or public sector organisation. Students follow a training programme agreed with the employer and are supervised by a member of the academic staff throughout the year. Please visit the placements and work based learning web pages here.