Gain a broad understanding of economic issues and develop the practical skills you need to identify business opportunities, analyse problems and implement solutions.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Completing the Bachelor of Business in Economics will give you a qualification you can use across the world. You’ll learn to apply economic analysis to real-world situations. You’ll explore the fundamentals of economics and can then choose from a wide range of elective units to suit your interests and career goals.
You’ll gain a broad understanding of issues relating to individuals, organisations and society and develop the practical skills you need to identify business opportunities, analyse problems and implement solutions.
You can expand your expertise and career prospects even further by combining this course with another major. Recommended double majors include Accounting, Banking, Finance, Management, Global Politics and Policy or Sustainable Development.
When you graduate, you’ll be eligible to become an Associate Professional member of the Economics Society of Australia. You can pursue a career in the financial sector, government departments, major corporations, education, and the health sector. You could work in a range of roles including industrial economist, a macroeconomist or a microeconomist.
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For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.
- Perth Campus or external
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
- School of Business and Governance
- Bachelor of Business (BBus) in Economics
Each course has a core set of units that must be completed for you to graduate. In addition to these core units you are free to choose other units, called general electives, to create your own course.
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At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
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Apply now to be eligible for a place at Murdoch University. To start studying in Semester 1, you can apply directly to Murdoch using our easy-to-use online application system. Applications close at the start of semester on 27 February.
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