Economics Research Project (ECON7030)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit represents a culminating academic experience for students in the MEc by bringing together their knowledge in Economic theory and methodology to analyse an economic problem of their choice. This unit involves the writing and completion of a 6,000 word report. The emphasis is on students acquiring skills in identifying an economic problem, undertaking the required analysis using appropriate tools and disseminating the results.
Further unit of study information
regular workshop meetings throughout semester to assist with project management
1x6,000wd research project (100%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
24 credit points from Economics elective units of study
ECON7010 or ECON7020
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.