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Explore the complexities of the global financial markets with this exciting Bachelor of Business (Economics) degree from Murdoch University.
You won't find a better time to be an economics student: in this course, you can apply your theoretical learning to real-life scenarios created by modern free market volatility, such as the recent global financial crisis.
You'll study the principles of macro- and microeconomics, business management, econometrics and financial markets, developing a deep understanding of the complex systems at play. Through specialised units featuring real-world examples, you'll understand the cause and effect of influences on financial and economic markets.
If you choose, you'll have the opportunity to undertake a professional business internship or workplace-based learning.
World economies are challenging and volatile - and with this degree, you'll be in the best position to understand and shape how we behave in an exciting new system.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
If you don't meet any of these academic entry requirements, Murdoch University offers several pathways, including the FlexiTrack university preparation program, to help you qualify for this course.
All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.
In this economics course, the subjects you may study include:
Plus your choice of general elective units.
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Bachelor of Business (Economics) from Murdoch University.
With this course under your belt, you'll enjoy strong demand for employment across a range of industries all over the world.
You'll also be eligible for Associate Professional membership of the Economics Society of Australia.
Curious about where a career in business could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for a HECS-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you choose to study in that year.
Murdoch University also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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