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Overview

The aim of the Economics with Honours from University of Tasmania is to enable you to further develop your research and communication skills and to provide a foundation for postgraduate study in either Economics or Finance.

Career 

The Bachelor of Economics (Hons) degree opens up many career opportunities and past graduates have established careers in a wide range of activities. 

Some examples include: central banking, commercial consulting, commercial banking, local government, administration, management, market research, merchant banking, political advising, stockbroking and teaching. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    100 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Special Topics in Economics
  • Dissertation in Economics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    50

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General Requirements

CRICOS: 039206J

Entry to the Bachelor of Economics Honours program is open to students who have completed: 

  • Bachelor of Economics with Economic Analysis major with a minimum of 65 average in four level 300 Economics units including BEA300, BEA320 and BEA342 with no result at less than a pass; OR 
  • Bachelor of Economics with Economic Foundations major with a minimum of 65 average in four level 300 Economics units including BEA342 and a minimum of 70 average in BEA200 and BEA220; OR
  • Bachelor of Economics with Environmental and Resource Economics major with a minimum of 65 average in four level 300 Economics units including BEA342 and a minimum of 70 average in BEA200 and BEA220; OR
  • Equivalent approved program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30948 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30950 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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  • Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.

Living costs for Hobart

  • 1204 - 2010 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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