• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject Econometrics
  • Areas of interest Econometrics
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Prof Bruce Chapman
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2018
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The philosophy of Case Studies is that the best way to learn how to research is to do research. Students conduct, under the supervision of faculty, their own research projects, culminating in the writing of a research paper. Lectures will be given on a selection of topics that can prove useful in research.

Learning Outcomes

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

At the end of the course you will have sucessfully conducted a small scale research project in applied economics/econometrics.  This includes

  • formulation of research objective
  • execution of a research agenda to adress the research objective
  • a demonstration of your competency in the research methods your objective mandates
  • writing a research paper
  • presentation of the research project

Other Information

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

Indicative Assessment

  • Case Study Project: 60%
  • Presentations: 15%
  • Seminar reports: 25%
The above is subject to change.

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Workload

4 hrs contact per week for student.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed the equivalent of, or have concurrent enrolment in either EMET2007/6007 or EMET8005, and ECON8025 and ECON8026.

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. 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:
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.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4080
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $5400
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8654 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A

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