Bachelor of Arts with Bachelor of Economics (BA BEc)

Program Code

BABEC

Academic Year

2022

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

Special Notes

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

Overview

Bachelor of Arts with Bachelor of Economics double degree.

Conditions

Condition of enrolment
Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of Arts with Bachelor of Economics

There shall be a Bachelor of Arts with Bachelor of Economics.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

A student who undertakes the Bachelor of Arts with Bachelor of Economics may count a maximum of 24 units towards both degrees, satisfying the requirements for the two degrees with a minimum total of 96 units (or 4 years) of study.

  1. Courses to the value of 48 units from the Bachelor of Arts including:
    1. One major to the value of 24 units (or 33 units for the Psychology major)
    2. A course chosen from the Core Competency List to the value of 3 units
    3. Electives courses up to 21 units
    4. Level I courses to the value of at least 12 units.
    5. Level II and Level III courses to the value of at least 36 units, including the 6 unit capstone for the chosen major.
  2. Courses to the value of 48 units from the Bachelor of Economics including:
    1. Level I courses to the value of 12 units
    2. Level II courses to the value of 12 units
    3. Level III courses to the value of 24 units

The requirement to complete a minor in the Faculty of Arts program, where applicable, is waived.

Core Competency Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Competency Courses students must complete courses to the value of 3 units.

Please note:
Students cannot cross-count the ARTS Core Competency course with any other program requirements, including program core courses, majors, minors, or elective lists. Ensure you read the Course Planner carefully to check your eligibility to enrol. If you need advice, seek assistance from the Faculty of Arts.

Core Competency Courses

Courses to the value of 3 units from the following:

Category A: Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ACCTING 1002 Introductory Accounting 3
COMP SCI 1015 Introduction to Applied Programming 3
ECON 1012 Principles of Economics I 3
MATHS 1005 Critical Evaluation in Data Science 3
MDIA 1007 Digital Platforms 3
MDIA 1017 3D Imaging 3
PUB HLTH 1001 Health and Illness in Populations 3
SCIENCE 1400 Science or Fiction I 3
SCIENCE 1500 Introductory Data Science - Becoming Smart About Data 3

or

Courses to the value of 3 units from the following:

Category B: Languages and Literacies

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ABORIG 1001 Indigenous People, Country & Protocols 3
CHIN 1001 Chinese IA 3
CULTST 1001 Approaches to Culture 3
EDUC 1016OL Academic English I 3
EDUC 1017OL Introduction to Online Educational Media 3
ENGL 1112 Writing and Composition 3
FREN 1002 French IA: Beginners' French 3
GEOG 1150 Indigenous Peoples and the Environment 3
GERM 1002 German IA: Beginners' German 3
INDO 1201 Introductory Indonesian Part 1 3
JAPN 1001 Japanese IA 3
LING 1053 Australian Indigenous Languages (Kaurna focus) I 3
LING 1101 The Wonder of Language: an intro to Linguistics 3
LING 1102 Introduction to Language in Culture and Society 3
MGRE 1201 Introductory Modern Greek Part 1 3
MUSGEN 1004 Musics of the World I 3
SPAN 1003 Introduction to Spanish IA 3
SPAN 1003OL Introduction to Spanish IA 3

or

Courses to the value of 3 units from the following:

Category C: Work Integrated Learning

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ARTSEXP 1001 Crafting Careers 3