Econometrics Honours A (ECMT4101)


Honours is an intensive year-long program of advanced study based around research. Honours is undertaken after successful completion of a Bachelor degree and where the overall mark is a minimum 70% average in senior units of study in the degree. Entry into Honours is selective and work at this level is challenging. Honours is available in most subjects areas taught in the Faculty, and which are listed under Tables A and B in the Handbook. Students will complete a thesis and four coursework seminars throughout the year. For further information contact the Honours Coordinator or consult the Handbook.

Further unit of study information


3hrs/week for each coursework seminar plus occasional thesis classes throughout the year


1xthesis (33.3%) and 4x coursework options comprised of assignments, presentations and Final exams (66.7%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Distinction average across (ECMT3110 and ECMT3120) undertaken through an Econometrics major, and have a WAM of 65 or greater across a minimum of 144 credit points of units of study, and have a WAM of 75 or greater across Senior ECMT units of study.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.