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Australian National University (ANU)

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Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics (Honours)

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The Bachelor of Politics Philosophy and Economics (Honours) degree exemplifies the ANU commitment to research-led education.

Key details

Degree Type
1 year full-time
Course Code
HPPE, 077324K

About this course

The Bachelor of Politics Philosophy and Economics (Honours) degree exemplifies the ANU commitment to research-led education. Building on the Bachelor of Politics Philosophy and Economics, it gives you high-level preparation for professional life or a higher degree by research. You will develop an advanced knowledge of research principles, methods and theoretical concepts of politics, philosophy and economics, and design and implement a research project, namely a 20,000 word thesis, that leads to the development of new understandings or that provides solutions to complex problems.

Entry requirements

An AQF Level 7 Bachelor of Politics Philosophy and Economics from the ANU, or equivalent from another institution, completed within the last two years:

  1. with a weighted average mark equivalent to an ANU 70 per cent calculated from the 36 units (i.e. 0.75 EFTSL), excluding 1000-level courses (i.e. introductory undergraduate courses), with the highest marks, which must include 18 units from PHIL2116 and ECON3056 and one of the following: ECON2141, POLS2125 or POLS2130.
  2. Written approval of an identified supervisor for the research project/thesis
  3. and the satisfaction of any further requirements specified in the relevant honours specialisation.

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Adjustment Factors

Adjustment Factors do not apply to 1 year honours programs. They do not apply to this program.

Indicative fees Domestic International

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Annual indicative fee for international students $42,480.00 Scholarships

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