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Bachelor of Arts and Economics

BAEcon

240cp

Minimum duration: 3 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Course available at: Sydney (Strathfield) NSW

EFTSL value of units: All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

1. Admission Requirements1

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites at year 12, or equivalent:

New South Wales
Assumed knowledge: Mathematics (other than General Mathematics) for those wishing to study Mathematics units.

2. Requirements for Completion of the Degree

2.1 To qualify for the degree, a student must complete:

  1. 240 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:
    1. 80 cp from Economics units;
    2. 80 cp from one of the listed Arts majors;
    3. 20 cp from Program Core units including ECON204 Development Economics;
    4.  
      1.  
        1. 40 cp from one of the listed minors; and
        2. 20 cp from electives;

          or
      2. 60cp from electives;

    and

  2. ARTS232 Learning in the Community

2.2 Unless otherwise specified, students must complete a unit or units at an introductory level (100-level) in an approved sequence before undertaking advanced level units (200 or 300-level) in that sequence. Any additional prerequisites for individual units are shown in brackets after the unit in the Schedule of Unit Offerings.

Schedule of Unit Offerings

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Prerequisite (Pre), co-requisite (Co) and incompatible (Inc) units are indicated in parentheses where applicable.

Core Economics Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
ECON102 10 Microeconomics 1 (Inc: ECON104 Business Economics)
ECON103 10 Macroeconomics 1
ECON202 10 Microeconomics 2 (Pre: ECON102 Microeconomics 1; Inc: ECON104
Business Economics)
ECON203 10 Macroeconomics 2 (Pre: ECON103 Macroeconomics 1)
ECON204 10 Development Economics (Pre: 10 cp at 100-level units in Economics)
ECON205 10 Economic Policy Analysis (Pre: 10 cp at 100-level units in Economics)
ECON209 10 The Global Economy (Pre: 10 cp at 100-level units in Economics)
ECON210 10 Labour Economics (Pre: 10 cp at 100-level units in Economics)
ECON304 10 Applied Econometrics (Pre: 20 cp from 200-level units in Economics)

Arts Units

Units from the following disciplines listed in the Schedule of Unit Offerings for the Bachelor of Arts degree:

Majors and Minors
Business Studies
Geography
History
Literature
Mathematics
Philosophy
Psychology
Theological Studies

Minors Only
Australian Studies
Communication
Computing
Drama
Study of Religions

Program Core units
Units listed in the Schedule of Unit Offerings for the Bachelor of Arts degree.

Electives
Other units listed in the Schedule of Unit Offerings


1 A student must also comply with the Admission Rules.

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