Units of Study

ECON4101 - Economics Honours A

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 12


To complete the requirement for Economics (Honours), students need to complete five semester-length options from a list of options offered and complete a thesis. The list of options available may vary from year to year, but usually include topics in macroeconomics, topics in microeconomics, topics in development economics, topics in economic classics, topics in industrial economics, topics in international economics, topics in labour economics, and topics in public economics. Candidates must enrol in ECON4102, ECON4103 and ECON4104 to complete the honours year.


6 hrs per week


The prerequisite for entry to Economics Honours is at least 24 credit points at 3000 level Economics, including Advanced Microeconomics Honours: (ECOS3901 or ECON3901), Advanced Macroeconomics Honours: (ECOS3902 or ECON3902) and Applied Microeconomics (ECOS3903) with a 70% or better in ECOS3901, ECOS3902 and ECOS3903; and Regression Modelling (ECMT2110 or ECMT2010) and Mathematical Economics A (ECOS2903 or ECON2903).

Additional Information

Requirements for the Pass degree must be completed before entry to 4000 level honours units of study.

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