Economics (Bachelor of Commerce)


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Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Online

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This minor will complement any major and enhances employability by facilitating a broad and practical understanding of the impact of market forces, the role of incentives in shaping individual behaviour, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic and business strategies at local, national and international levels. Students also have the option to explore the economics of current policy challenges related to macroeconomic management, energy and the environment and health and demographics. Students can customise and choose from a set of units to focus on discipline sub-fields of interest to them while furthering their economics knowledge.

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    Must complete either:

  • Economic Principles
  • Money, Growth and the Economy

plus any 3 units from:

  • Competition and Industry
  • The Global Economy *
  • Economic Strategy for Business
  • Behavioural Economics for Business and Policy
  • Macroeconomics of Open Economies
  • Labour and Health Economics
  • Energy, Environment and Sustainability
  • National Economic Policy
  • *MAT203 denotes Study Tour version of the unit

    ^ Students undertaking the Economics major (MJ-M30043) cannot undertake the minor in Economics.

    ^ Continuing students undertaking the International Trade major (MJ-M30037) cannot undertake the minor in Economics.