Bachelor of Economics with Honours (C4E)

Overview  2019

ATAR

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Duration

Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

Hobart
Semester 1

Commonwealth Supported places available

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Achievement of a specified ATAR will guarantee acceptance into a course or institution, subject to any non-ATAR criteria being met, such as a prerequisite study or English language proficiency.

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Duration

Minimum 1 Years
Entry requirements

Location

Hobart
Semester 1
This on-campus, 1-year full-time or 2-year part-time honours degree course is offered through the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics (TSBE) at Hobart. Entry to the Economics program is open to students who have completed the Bachelor of Economics (or equivalent approved program) with a minimum of 65 average in four level 300 Economics units includingBEA300, BEA320 and BEA342 with no result at less than a pass. See Schedule A in the 'What you'll study' tab for approved elective units to the Honours degree.

If you are considering enrolling in the Honours program, you should contact the Honours Coordinator before submitting your application.  Please contact enquiries@business.utas.edu.au for the Coordinator's contact details.

The aim of the honours year is to enable you to further develop your research and communication skills and to provide a foundation for postgraduate study in either Economics or Finance.

Career outcomes

The Bachelor of Economics (Hons) degree opens up many career opportunities and past graduates have established careers in a wide range of activities. Some examples include: central banking, commercial consulting, commercial banking, local government, administration, management, market research, merchant banking, political advising, stockbroking and teaching.

Professional Recognition

While studying students can apply to become student members of the Economic Society of Australia.

Course structure

Candidates are required to complete four units of coursework and to write a dissertation under individual supervision.
They may pursue either a single course of study in Economics or a joint course in Economics and a subject area from another school approved by the TSBE. They may therefore choose all four units from Economics and Finance (as outlined in Schedule B, below) or two from Schedule B and two from the other school.
The award of honours is given in relation to the whole of the year's work. Grades of award are - First Class; Second Class, upper division; Second Class, lower division; or Third Class.
Full details of units offered must be obtained from the Economics and Finance Honours Coordinator.

Complete any four of:

Honours candidates should contact the Economics Honours Coordinator in the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics for unit details.…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Honours candidates should contact the Economics Honours Coordinator in the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics for unit details.…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Honours candidates should contact the Honours Coordinator in the School of Economics and Finance for unit details.…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Honours candidates should contact the Economics Honours coordinator in the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics for the unit description.…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Honours candidates should contact the Economics Honours Coordinator in the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics for the unit description.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Plus:

Honours candidates should contact the Economics Honours Coordinator in the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics for unit details.…

Credit Points: 50

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Entry requirements

Entry to the Economics program is open to students who have completed the Bachelor of Economics (or equivalent approved program) with a minimum of 65 average in four level 300 Economics units including BEA300, BEA320 and BEA342 with no result at less than a pass. See Schedule A in the 'What you'll study' tab for approved elective units to the Honours degree.

Entry to the Finance program is open to students who have completed a major in Finance at a similarly sufficiently high standard of achievement. If you are interested in this program please contact the Honours Coordinator through enquiries@business.utas.edu.au.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units a student enrols in. In 2018, this fee is $44.70 per unit. In 2018, the maximum charge for full time students is $298.

International students

International students are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the annual rate. International students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

How can we help?

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International
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Email
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