Political Economy

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Political Economy

A major in Political Economy requires at least 36 senior credit points from this table, including at least 12 credit points of core 2000-level units of study and 6 credit points from 3000-level units of study.

Junior units of study

ECOP1001
Economics as a Social Science
6      Semester 1
Summer Main
ECOP1003
International Economy and Finance
6      Semester 2

Senior units of study

Core
ECOP2011
Economic Theories of Modern Capitalism
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP2001
Semester 1
Summer Main
ECOP2012
Social Foundations of Modern Capitalism
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP2002
Semester 1
ECOP2612
Economic Policy in Global Context
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
Semester 2
Electives
ECOP2613
Political Economy of Global Capitalism
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3012
Semester 2
ECOP2614
The Political Economy of Gender
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3016
Semester 2
ECOP2616
Inequality and Distribution
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3620
Semester 2
ECOP2617
Globalisation and Labour
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3622
Semester 1
ECOP2618
Neoliberalism: Theory, Practice, Crisis
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3623
Semester 2
ECOP2619
Development in Emerging Economies
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3014
Semester 1
ECOP2911
Political Economy Honours II
6    P Credit average in ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP2901
Semester 1
ECOP3015
Political Economy of the Environment
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3005
Semester 2
ECOP3017
Human Rights in Development
6    P ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
N ECOP3007
Semester 1
ECOP3019
Finance: Volatility and Regulation
6    P 12 Senior credit points from (ECOP2011 or ECOP2012 or ECOP2612)
N ECOP3009
Semester 1
ECOP3601
Cyclical Fluctuations
6    P 12 Senior credit points from (ECOP2011 or ECOP2012 or ECOP2612)
N ECOP2601
Semester 2
ECOP3911
Theories in Political Economy
6    P ECOP2911 and (one of ECOP2011, ECOP2012, ECOP2612)
N ECOP3901


Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.
Semester 1
ECOP3912
Research in Political Economy
6    P ECOP2911 and (one of ECOP2011, ECOP2012, ECOP2612)
N ECOP3902


Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.
Semester 2

Exchange

ECOP1551
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP1552
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP2550
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP2551
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP2552
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP3551
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP3552
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP3553
Political Economy Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

ECOP4001
Political Economy Honours A
12    P credit average in four senior Political Economy units and ECOP2011, ECOP2612 (or ECOP2012 with permission), ECOP2911, ECOP3911 and ECOP3912. Requirements for the Pass degree must be completed before entry to level 4000 honours units of study.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP4002
Political Economy Honours B
12    C ECOP4001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP4003
Political Economy Honours C
12    C ECOP4002

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP4004
Political Economy Honours D
12    C ECOP4003

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2