• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Course subject Economics
  • Areas of interest Economics
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Maria Racionero Llorente
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
    Second Semester 2014
    See Future Offerings

The course consists of a mix of coursework and research. The coursework requires completion of seven semester length courses approved by the honours convenor. The research component consists of a research essay that is given the weight of one semester course.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

After successfully completing the honours degree in applied economics, students will:
- have economic training that allows them to enrol in a Masters degree when their grades average a distinction or better;
- are trained to use mathematical economic analysis at the level required for first year graduate study;
- know basic estimation techniques expected of students in postgraduate study and policy related empirical work as a professional economist;
- acquire greater confidence and capacity to address economic issues, which is valuable for students wanting to work as professional economists or proceed to postgraduate study;
- develop independent research skills;
- be able to formally analyse economic problems and communicate the findings in writing and provide oral seminar style presentations;

Other Information

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

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Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the Research School of Economics to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Fees

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. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
12 to 24 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.

Units EFTSL
12.00 0.25000
13.00 0.27083
14.00 0.29167
15.00 0.31250
16.00 0.33333
17.00 0.35417
18.00 0.37500
19.00 0.39583
20.00 0.41667
21.00 0.43750
22.00 0.45833
23.00 0.47917
24.00 0.50000
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $487 per unit
2004 $539 per unit
2005 $539 per unit
2006 $540 per unit
2007 $540 per unit
2008 $540 per unit
2009 $540 per unit
2010 $540 per unit
2011 $540 per unit
2012 $540 per unit
2013 $540 per unit
2014 $541 per unit
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $487 per unit
2004 $539 per unit
2005 $539 per unit
2006 $548 per unit
2007 $571 per unit
2008 $571 per unit
2009 $571 per unit
2010 $625 per unit
2011 $626 per unit
2012 $626 per unit
2013 $626 per unit
2014 $627 per unit
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3222 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
7223 21 Jul 2014 01 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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