Political Economy

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

Political Economy

Candidates for the Graduate Certificate in Political Economy are required to complete 24 credit points, including at least 6 credit points of core units of study and up to 18 credit points of core elective units of study.
Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Political Economy are required to complete 48 credit points, including at least 12 credit points of core units of study, 12 credit points of core elective units of study and up to 18 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Master of Political Economy are required to complete 72 credit points, including 18 credit points of core units of study, 18 credit points of core elective units of study, 24 credit points of elective units of study and a minimum of 6 credit points of capstone units of study.
Core units of study
ECOP6101
Core Concepts in Political Economy
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP6103
Strategic Debates on Economic Change
6      Semester 1
ECOP6031
Research in Political Economy
6      Semester 2
Core elective units of study
ECOP6010
International Trade Regulation

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
ECOP6011
USA-Europe-Japan: From Growth to Crisis
6      Semester 1
Summer Main
ECOP6012
Country Risk Analysis
6      Semester 1
ECOP6015
Global Employment and Migration
6      Semester 2
ECOP6016
China in the World Economy
6      Summer Main
ECOP6018
Economic Development: Growth and Wellbeing
6      Semester 1
ECOP6108
Economic Management for Sustainability
6      Semester 2
ECOP6130
Human Rights and International Development
6    N SCLG6912


This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 2
ECOP6901
Finance and Economic Change
6      Semester 2
Elective units of study
BETH5209
Medicines Policy, Economics and Ethics
6    A A degree in science, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, allied health, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, law, communications, public policy, business, economics, commerce, organisation studies, or other relevant field, or by special permission.
Semester 2
CISS6004
Health and Security
6      Semester 1
CISS6006
Statebuilding and 'Fragile States'
6      Semester 2
CISS6008
Population and Security

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2
CISS6013
Middle East Conflict and Security
6    N GOVT6154
Intensive December
DVST6901
Development: Civil Society and Wellbeing
6    N SSCP6900


This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
DVST6902
Development: Communication and Education
6    N SSCP6901


This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 2
DVST6904
Rethinking Poverty
6   

This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ECMT5001
Principles of Econometrics
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
ECON5001
Microeconomic Theory
6    N ECON5040
Semester 1
Semester 2
Summer Main
ECON5002
Macroeconomic Theory
6    N ECON5003
Semester 1
Semester 2
Summer Main
ENVI5801
Social Science of Environment
6      Semester 1
ENVI5903
Sustainable Development
6   

This unit of study involves additional costs.
Intensive July
GCST5905
Identity Place and Culture
6      Semester 1
GOVT6108
Democracy and Development in SE Asia
6      Semester 1
GOVT6116
International Organisations
6      Semester 1
GOVT6123
Globalisation and Governance
6      Semester 2
GOVT6136
Asia Pacific Politics
6      Semester 1
GOVT6138
Gender, Family and the State
6      Semester 2
GOVT6139
Research Design
6      Semester 1
GOVT6304
Development and World Politics
6      Semester 2
HRTD6904
Democratisation: Theory and Practices

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2
PACS6911
Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies
6    N SCWK6930
Semester 2
PACS6917
Religion, War and Peace

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2
PACS6922
Peaceful Conflict Transformation

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
PACS6923
The Human Right to Food
6      Semester 2b
PACS6924
Democracy in the Developing World
6      Semester 1
PACS6934
Conflict-Sensitive Development Practice

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P PACS6911 or DVST6901
Winter Main
SCLG6901
Citizenship Rights and Social Movements
6    N SCWK6901


This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
SCLG6903
New Debates in Social Theory
6      Semester 2
SCLG6910
Social Policy International Perspectives

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    N SCWK6909
Semester 1
WMST6903
Gender, Media and Consumer Societies
6      Semester 1
WORK5002
People, Work and Employment
6   

Foundation Unit for MHRM&IR. This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1a
Semester 2
WORK6018
International Industrial Relations

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2a
FASS7001
Academic English for Postgraduates
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
FASS7002
Critical Literacies for Postgraduates
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
Capstone units of study
ECOP6121
Dissertation Part A
6    P 24 credit points of units
C ECOP6031

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP6122
Dissertation Part B
6    P ECOP6121

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOP6033
Research Project
6    P 24 Credit Points
Semester 1
Semester 2