Applied Economics and Econometrics - B6001
Expert master degree
If you're looking to develop your career in economics or econometrics this course provides you with analytical and technical skills you need for the profession, as well as a solid grounding in commerce. The course will enable you to build your knowledge in one of the following specialisations: Applied Econometrics; Applied Economics and Econometrics or Business Economics.
You will engage in a comprehensive theoretical and practical curriculum across your chosen field and develop high-level expertise in applied economic and econometric tools.
The program also gives you the opportunity to undertake independent research in your chosen specialisation.
Learn the latest techniques regarding statistical analysis and econometric modelling, and apply them to data analysis in business, economics and finance. You’ll build your numerical skills using a range of econometric techniques – time series analysis, applied econometrics, financial econometrics, macro-econometrics and micro- econometrics – and use your skills to design and implement econometric projects in different sectors.
Applied economics and econometrics
Learn to effectively address a range of pressing economic policy issues using the latest economic theory and econometric models. This specialisation gives you the chance to develop your research capabilities, and prepares you to work as a professional economist in public and private sectors, financial institutions and consulting firms.
This stream explores the ways individuals, households, businesses and governments make decisions in allocating resources. It enables you to understand the economic and decision-making process within the business environment. You’ll cover different business strategies, competition policy-related issues, project evaluation, pricing, risk and regulation. You’ll conduct independent research, and gain a global perspective that will prepare you to work as a professional economist in the public and private sectors, financial institutions and consulting firms.