Overview

The Science components of this dual degree will give you the technical and scientific skills to broaden and strengthen your expertise in economic analysis. Its flexibility allows you to design a degree to suit your interests and aspirations. Economics subjects will equip you with analytical and statistical skills you can apply to any business or finance role. Core studies in economic theory and econometric methods – combined with a specialisation in econometrics, economics or financial economics – will give you a solid grounding in modern economic analysis.

With more than 20 majors to choose from, the Science component offers a wide range of possibilities. Fields of study include bioinformatics, chemistry, food science, marine science, mathematics, pharmacology, psychology and statistics.

Program Code

3563

UAC Code

424450

CRICOS Code

077430G

Total units of credit (UOC)

240

Campus

Kensington

Why choose this degree?

You will gain technical and scientific skills to broaden and strengthen your economic analysis skills, giving you a competitive edge in the job market.

Who should choose this degree?

Students seeking to combine economics knowledge with applied skills in science. You will have the flexibility to specialise and focus on specific areas of interest, career paths or individual strengths.

Majors

  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological Science
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Climate Science
  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Genetics
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Marine Science
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Neuroscience
  • Oceanography
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Vision Science

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career opportunities

  • Economics analyst
  • Environmental consultant
  • Graduate economist
  • Management consultant
  • Statistical analyst
  • Trade commissioner

Assumed Knowledge

Mathematics

Entry requirements

2018 Lowest Rank

93.00

2019 Guaranteed Entry

94.00

2018 A Levels
2018 IB Diploma

35

2018 QLD OP

5

How to apply

Applications for undergraduate study from domestic students (Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens) are processed by the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).

Visit the ‘Apply’ section of the UAC website and you can nominate up to five degrees in order of preference, with the first being your most desired degree and university.

On-time applications for admission usually close at the end of September each year for Term 1 admission. Late applications can be submitted, but a late fee will apply.

For study starting in Term 1, the majority of offers are made in December and January.

Visit the UAC website for key dates for admission outside of Term 1.

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Fees

Annual Tuition Fee

$10,159*

Commonwealth Supported Place - Student Contribution Bands apply for this dual award degree. See single degrees for the applicable fee bands.

* The student contribution for a Commonwealth Supported Place is an indication only of the amount payable in Year 1 based on a standard full-time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). The actual student contribution you will pay depends on your individual program of study and the calendar year in which you enrol. Actual fees are calculated upon enrolment.

Student contribution amounts are subject to annual review by the University and will increase each year of your period of study (subject to caps determined by the Australian Government), effective at the start of each calendar year.

The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only – other fees and charges are not included.

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