- Code ECON4021F
- Unit Value 12 to 24 units
- Offered by Research School of Economics
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Economics
- Areas of interest Economics
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
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.
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;
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.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 12 to 24 units
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