Political Economy

Errata
Item Errata Date
1.

The following elective units of study are now available in 2019:

ECOP6010 International Trade: Theory and Practice Session: Semester 2
ECOP6015 Global Employment and Migration Session: Semester 1 (Note: ECOP6015 availability updated again 7/2/2019)
ECOP6017 Inequality in the Global Economy Session: Semester 2

18/12/2018

 

 

2.

The following unit is no longer available in 2019:

ECOP6115 History of Australian Capitalism

24/1/2019
3.

The following unit of study is no longer available in 2019:

ECOP6130 Human Rights and International Development

12/3/2019
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 a minimum of 6 credit points of core units of study and a maximum of 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 a minimum of 12 credit points of core units of study, a minimum of 12 credit points of core elective units of study and a maximum of 18 credit points of elective units of study.
Candidates for the Master of Political Economy are required to complete 72 credit points, including a minimum of 18 credit points of core units of study, a minimum of 18 credit points of core elective units of study, a maximum of 24 credit points of elective units of study, a minimum of 6 credit points of capstone units of study and an optional specialisation as listed below.
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
ECOP6011
USA-Europe-Japan: From Growth to Crisis
6      Semester 1
ECOP6012
Country Risk Analysis
6      Semester 2
ECOP6015
Global Employment and Migration

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Semester 1
ECOP6016
China in the World Economy

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Winter Main
ECOP6018
Economic Development: Growth and Wellbeing
6      Semester 1
ECOP6108
Economic Management for Sustainability
6      Semester 2
ECOP6115
History of Australian Capitalism
6      Semester 2
ECOP6130
Human Rights and International Development
6    N SCLG6912


This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
ECOP6901
Finance and Economic Change

This unit of study is not available in 2019

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 2
CISS6006
Statebuilding and 'Fragile States'
6      Semester 1
CISS6013
Middle East Conflict and Security
6    N GOVT6154
Semester 1
DVST6901
Development: Civil Society and Wellbeing
6    N SSCP6900


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

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit of study involves additional costs.
Intensive July
GCST5905
Identity Place and Culture

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Semester 2
GOVT6108
Democracy, Development and Rights in SE Asia
6      Semester 2
GOVT6116
International Organisations
6      Semester 1
GOVT6123
Globalisation and Governance
6      Semester 1
GOVT6136
Asia Pacific Politics

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Semester 1
GOVT6138
Gender, Family and the State

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Semester 2
GOVT6139
Research Design
6      Semester 1
GOVT6304
Development and World Politics
6      Semester 2
PACS6911
Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies
6    N SCWK6930
Semester 1
PACS6917
Religion, War and Peace

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Semester 2
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 2019

6      Intensive May
SCLG6901
Citizenship Rights and Social Movements
6    N SCWK6901


This unit is delivered at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
SCLG6902
Ethics of Social Research
6    N SCLG3003
Semester 1
SCLG6903
New Debates in Social Theory
6      Semester 2
SSPS6001
Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences
6      Semester 2
SSPS6002
Qualitative Methods in the Social Sciences
6      Semester 1
WMST6903
Gender, Media and Consumer Societies
6      Semester 1
WORK5002
People, Work and Employment
6   

This is the foundational unit for the graduate Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations program and should be taken in a student's first semester of study.
Semester 1
Semester 2a
WORK6018
International Industrial Relations

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6      Semester 1
FASS7001
Academic English for Postgraduates
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
FASS7002
Critical Thinking and Persuasive Writing
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
Optional Specialisation

Social Research specialisation

12 credit points from the following
SSPS6001
Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences
6      Semester 2
SSPS6002
Qualitative Methods in the Social Sciences
6      Semester 1
6 credit points from the following
ECOP6031
Research in Political Economy
6      Semester 2
GOVT6139
Research Design
6      Semester 1
SCLG6902
Ethics of Social Research
6    N SCLG3003
Semester 1

Country Risk Assessment specialisation

6 credit points from the following
ECOP6012
Country Risk Analysis
6      Semester 2
6 credit points from the following
GOVT6109
Political Regimes and Regime Transition
6      Semester 2
CISS6006
Statebuilding and 'Fragile States'
6      Semester 1
6 credit points from the following
SSPS6002
Qualitative Methods in the Social Sciences
6      Semester 1
SSPS6001
Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences
6      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