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MDDU-ECOSE

Economics Double Degree Major (BSc/BCom, BEng/BCom)

Undergraduate double degree major

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  • Qualification
    Economics Double Degree Major (BEng/BCom)
  • Credit
    350
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This course belongs to multiple degrees. Select the single degree or double degree below to see the application deadlines.

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Why study Economics Double Degree Major (BSc/BCom, BEng/BCom) at Curtin?

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Academic Ranking of World Universities 2022.

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Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Global education

You’ll have access to a range of international study opportunities.

Outline

Outline

If you are studying an Engineering and Commerce Double Degree

To satisfy professional requirements, students must complete at least 12 weeks or equivalent of exposure to professional engineering practice. This requirement can be met by appropriate work experience or through a combination of technical and non-technical activities. Students must demonstrate that they have met these requirements by using a formal Log Book to record their professional experiences during the period of their degree study.

Career information

  • Agricultural and Resource Economist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Environmental Economist
  • Domestic/Foreign Policy Economist
  • Econometrician
  • Economic Consultant
  • Civil and Construction Engineer 
  • Metallurgical Engineer
  • Mining Engineer
  • Economist
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer

What you'll learn

  • demonstrate an understanding of cultural diversity and how this both affects economic and social behaviour and informs respectful and responsible professional practice
  • demonstrate industry readiness through the development of sound practical economic analyses, and critical reflection of individual capabilities and current, emerging and future local and global challenges
  • apply knowledge of economic models, data and methods to complex economic and social issues and identify innovative solutions that are relevant to affected communities
  • communicate professionally, and in ways that are responsible and appropriate given the economic local, national and/or international context
  • use relevant technologies and methodologies to investigate economic and social issues in ways that demonstrate critical thinking and responsible judgement
Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees & charges

Please view the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), Bachelor of Commerce degree for indicative fees.

How to apply

Please review information on how to apply for the campus of your choice

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