Graduate Diploma in Applied Economics (GDipAppEc)

Program Code

Program Faculty
Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics

Academic Year

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The Graduate Diploma in Applied Economics provides training in theoretical and applied aspects of modern economics and econometrics, catering for graduates of degrees in other disciplines as well as students who have studied economics previously.
The Graduate Diploma in Applied Economics is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.


Condition of Enrolment

Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Faculty 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 Graduate Diploma in Applied Economics

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Applied Economics.

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma 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 24 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 9 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 15 units

Core Courses