• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Economics
  • Areas of interest Economics
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Mode of delivery In Person

The course covers the same syllabus as Macroeconomics 2(P) with topics from the pass course being discussed in greater depth or with the addition of more advanced topics based on recent developments in macroeconomics.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the course, students should be able to: 
1. Possess a coherent set of ideas for understanding macroeconomic phenomena and policy issues
2. Understand the assumptions, structure and micro-foundations of a macroeconomic model and understand its power and shortcomings
3. Formulate a relevant model and use such analytical tools in addressing a key macroeconomic question independently
4. Understand the different ways in which economic issues can be tackled
Students in this honours stream are expected to achieve a greater depth and breadth of understanding.

Other Information

See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available. 

Indicative Assessment

As for the pass course plus additional assessment on the honours material.

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Lectures and tutorials as for the pass course together with additional honours classes throughout the semester.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed ECON1101 Microeconomics 1, and ECON1102 Macroeconomics 1 or ECON1100 Economics 1 (H)


Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $3900
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $5160
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

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