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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Applied Economics
BApplEcon

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Degree of Applied Economics requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Applied Economics shall follow a flexible programme of study which shall consist of courses totalling at least 360 credits, comprising:

(a) not more than 180 credits at the 100 level; and

(b) at least 270 credits from the Schedule to the Degree;

(c) at least 90 credits at the 300 level from the Schedule to the Degree;

and including:

(d) the core courses as specified in Schedule A for the Degree;

(e) attending Contact Workshops, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials and laboratories as required.

Specialisations

3. The Bachelor of Applied Economics is awarded without a major.

4. Candidates may complete a minor by passing at least 60 credits for one of the Bachelor of Applied Economics minoring subjects, including:

(a) at least 45 credits above 100 level; and

(b) at least 15 credits at 300 level.

5. The requirements for each minor are set out in Schedule B for the Degree of Applied Economics.

6. Minors available in the Bachelor of Applied Economics are: Accountancy; Finance; and Valuation and Property Management.

Completion Requirements

7. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees will apply.

8. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Diploma in Business Studies should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

9. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Transitional Provisions

10. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates who have completed at least 15 credits towards the Bachelor of Applied Economics prior to 1 January 2017 may be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed for one or more of the courses included in the Schedule to the degree. These transition arrangements expire 31 December 2020.

11. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Applied Economics prior to 1 January 2020 will be permitted to substitute a course or courses already completed for a course(s) included in the Schedule as follows: 178.308 for 178.300; 178.307 for 178.301; 161.101 or 161.120 for 178.111; 219.100 or 230.111 for 115.111. Where they have already been completed, course(s) can be included as Schedule C Elective(s) as follows: 160.103 or 160.131; 178.221, 178.242, 178.328. These transition arrangements expire 31 December 2023.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Applied Economics

Schedule A: Core courses (150 credits from)

115.113 Economics of Business 15 credits
R 115.106

178.100 Principles of Macroeconomics 15 credits

178.111 Quantitative Methods for Economics 15 credits

178.200 Intermediate Macroeconomics 15 credits
P 178.100

178.201 Intermediate Microeconomics 15 credits
P 115.113 or 115.106

178.280 Introduction to Econometrics 15 credits
P 115.101 or 161.101 or 178.111; and 115.106 or 115.113

178.300 Advanced Macroeconomics 15 credits
P 178.200

178.301 Microeconomic Theory and Applications 15 credits
P 178.201

178.352 Survey of International Economics 15 credits
P 178.200, 178.201, and either 178.250 or 178.280; and either 178.300 or 178.301 C 178.300 or 178.301 R 178.350

178.380 Applied Econometrics 15 credits
P 178.220 or 178.280 R 178.321 and 178.320

Business Communication Course (At least 15 credits from)

115.111 Strategic Workplace Communication 15 credits

Schedule B: Minors

Accountancy (60 credits)

Selection from

110.109 Introductory Financial Accounting 15 credits
P 115.112 or 115.102 or 110.100 C 115.112 or 115.102 R 110.215, 110,230, 110.213 (1999)

110.209 Intermediate Financial Accounting 15 credits
P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230 R 10.210, 10.213 (Pre 1999), 110.313

110.229 Management Accounting 15 credits
P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230 R 10.200, 10.220, 110.223

110.249 Accounting Information Systems 15 credits
P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230 R 10.240, 110.243

110.309 Advanced Financial Accounting 15 credits
P 110.209 or 110.313 R 110.713, 10.310

110.329 Advanced Management Accounting 15 credits
P 110.229 or 110.223 R 110.320

Finance (60 credits)

Selection from

115.114 Finance Fundamentals 15 credits
R 115.105

125.220 Financial Institutions and Markets 15 credits
R 125.221

125.230 Business Finance 15 credits
P 115.114

125.241 Introduction to Investments 15 credits
P 115.114 R 125.240

125.320 International Finance 15 credits
P 125.230; and one of 125.220 or 125.241 or 110.209 or 152.261

125.330 Advanced Business Finance 15 credits
P 125.230; and one of 125.320 or 125.340 or 125.350 or 125.364 or 110.309 C 125.320 or 125.340 or 125.350 or 125.364 or 110.309

125.340 Investment Analysis 15 credits
P 125.241 R 125.342

125.350 Financial Risk Management 15 credits
P 125.230; and either 125.220 or 125.241

125.364 Bank Financial Management 15 credits
P 115.114 or 115.105; and 125.220 R 125.360, 125.361, 125.362, 125.363

Valuation and Property Management (60 credits)

Selection from

127.241 Property Market Principles 15 credits

127.242 Introduction to Property Valuation 15 credits
R 127.255

127.245 Introduction to Property Finance and Investment 15 credits
P 115.114 or 115.105

127.341 Property Management and Development 15 credits
P 127.241

127.342 Applied Property Finance and Investment 15 credits
P 127.241, 127.242, 127.245 and one of 127.341 or 127.343 or 127.378 C 127.341 or 127.343 or 127.378

127.378 Property Economics 15 credits

Schedule C: Elective courses

112.248 Food and Agribusiness Value Chains 15 credits
P 119.180

112.302 Food and Agribusiness Strategies 15 credits
P 112.248

115.112 Accounting for Business 15 credits
R 115.102

115.115 Management in Context 15 credits
R 115.108

115.116 Introduction to Marketing 15 credits
R 115.104

115.211 Business Law 15 credits
P 90 credits at 100-level R 115.103, 155.110

127.100 Introduction to Property and Real Estate 15 credits

157.151 Living and Working with Technology 15 credits
R 115.107, 157.150, 157.100

160.105 Methods of Mathematics 15 credits
R 160.101, 160.102, 160.103, 160.111, 160.112, 160.131, 160.132, 160.133, 228.171, 228.172

160.131 Mathematics for Business I 15 credits
R 160.103, 160.105, 160.132. A student who has passed 160.101, 160.111, 160.112 or 160.133 may not be also credited with a pass in 160.103 or 160.131 that is obtained in either the same or a subsequent examination period.

161.101 Statistics for Business 15 credits
R 115.101, 161.100, 161.111, 161.120, 161.122, 161.130, 161.140

178.250 Contemporary Economic Issues 15 credits

178.358 International Trade in Agri-food Products 15 credits
P Any 178.1xx course or 119.156 R 178.357

178.360 Natural Resource and Environmental Economics 15 credits

178.370 Development Economics 15 credits

Approved courses from any other degree offered by the University

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