Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics (GCertAppEc)

Program Code

GCAPE

Program Minimum Units

12

Standard Duration

6 months

Program Faculty

Faculty of the Professions

AQF Level

08

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics is designed for graduates of other disciplines who wish to expand their understanding of economic principles and applications. The degree  is particularly suitable for managers who want to incorporate fundamental skills and ideas from Economics into their decision making.

The Graduate Certificate in Economics is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 0.5 years.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

1. Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics
There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics.
 
2. Qualification Requirements
 
2.1 Academic Program
To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Applied Economics, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 9 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 3 units.
Core courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core courses students must complete courses to the value of 9 units.

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ECON 7051 Intermediate Econometrics IID 3

and

Courses to the value of 6 units from the following:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ECON 7011 Intermediate Microeconomics IID 3
ECON 7071 Intermediate Macroeconomics IID 3
ECON 7222 Economics for Public Policy 3