Master's Degree in Economic Studies in Western Australia in Australia

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Economic Studies

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

Professionals who have studied economics and administration comprehend both the larger economic picture and smaller, individualized trends. It is an interdisciplinary field in which specialists are trained to consider and analyze many components in both the public and private section and make recommendations based on current and potential conditions.

 

Australia has seven of the top 100 institution of higher learning in the world! Australia sits above the likes of Germany, the Netherlands and Japan, placing eighth in the Universitas 2012 U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems.

Victoria has eight universities and various government-run institutions that facilitate technical and further education. In addition, there is a state library which is good for researchers undertaking higher education in the area.

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Master of Applied Finance

The University of Western Australia Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1.5 - 2 years July 2018 Australia Perth + 1 more

The Master of Applied Finance is a practical course designed both for graduates already working in the finance sector, as well as those with a non-finance background who wish to move into the finance area. [+]

Are you looking for a career in corporate banking and finance, stock market trading, insurance, investment management and other areas of applied finance?

The Master of Applied Finance is a practical course designed both for graduates already working in the finance sector, as well as those with a non-finance background who wish to move into the finance area.

The curriculum complements the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program, with topics including risk management, capital markets, and international finance. Candidates preparing for the CFA qualification are encouraged to enrol in the Master of Applied Finance as a preparatory course.

The Master of Applied Finance will have its first intake of students in July 2015.... [-]


Master of Professional Accounting

The University of Western Australia Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1.5 - 2 years February 2018 Australia Perth + 1 more

The Master of Professional Accounting (MPAcc) provides non-accounting graduates with the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills in accounting. Upon completion, you will be eligible to enter the membership programs of CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Institute of Public Accountants. [+]

The Master of Professional Accounting (MPAcc) provides non-accounting graduates with the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills in accounting. Upon completion, you will be eligible to enter the membership programs of CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the Institute of Public Accountants.

The MPAcc provides training in the technical aspects of accounting and develops skills in related disciplines such as finance, taxation, auditing and management. Students also develop a number of non-technical skills such as critical analysis, problem solving, teamwork and communication.

Careers

Accounting graduates pursue successful careers in fields such as financial reporting, management accounting, accounting information systems, auditing, taxation and financial management, and also provide business advisory services in professional practice, commerce, industry and government.... [-]


Master of Human Resources and Employment Relations

The University of Western Australia Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1.5 - 2 years February 2018 Australia Perth + 1 more

The Master of Human Resources and Employment Relations (HRER) provides you with the specialist knowledge and expertise to work in human resource management or related fields such as industrial relations, recruitment, employee development or human resources planning. [+]

The Master of Human Resources and Employment Relations (HRER) provides you with the specialist knowledge and expertise to work in human resource management or related fields such as industrial relations, recruitment, employee development or human resources planning.

Topics include broad introductory units in HRER, together with specialised units in areas such as assessment and selection, strategic human resource management, negotiation, managing workplace diversity, and international employment relations.

Careers

Our graduates are employed in all areas of the private and public sectors in an array of jobs. Many work in general human resources managerial and consulting roles, while others are employed in more specialised positions in policy development, industrial relations, recruitment and assessment, and equal opportunity.... [-]


Master of Economics

The University of Western Australia Business School
Campus Full time Part time 2 years February 2018 Australia Perth + 1 more

The Master of Economics is designed for those wishing to build on their existing qualifications in Economics. Many Master of Economics graduates choose to pursue careers as economic [+]

Master of Economics

The Master of Economics is designed for those wishing to build on their existing qualifications in Economics. Many Master of Economics graduates choose to pursue careers as economic researchers and decision makers, while the course is also useful to teachers seeking to improve their professional qualifications through postgraduate studies.

Course description, features and facilities

Topics covered include microeconomics, macroeconomics, international economics, financial economics, resource economics, public economics, quantitative economics, economic history and economic development.

UWA’s Economics discipline enjoys a large number of international vising experts and guest lecturers. For more than two decades, 
the discipline has been a partner in the innovative PhD Conference in Economics and Business, which has hosted almost 600 students from major universities around the world.... [-]


Master of Professional Accounting

The University of Notre Dame Australia
Campus Full time Part time 2 years January 2018 Australia Fremantle Broome Sydney + 3 more

The Master of Professional Accounting is designed for graduate undertaking a degree in a discipline other than accounting who wishes to undertake specialist studies to pursue a career in accounting. [+]

Master of Professional Accounting

The Master of Professional Accounting is designed for graduate undertaking a degree in a discipline other than accounting who wishes to undertake specialist studies to pursue a career in accounting. Graduates will gain the necessary qualifications to enter this dynamic and highly respected profession which is in great demand by industry and business, both in Australia and globally. The Master of Professional Accounting is a first step towards a passport to work anywhere in the world.

This is a fast track program to tertiary Accounting qualification. The program is endorsed by the National Institute of Accountants (NIA) and is accredited by both the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICCA) and CPA Australia (CPAA). Successful completion of the Master of Accounting enables graduates to gain entry to either ICAA or the CPAA professional program.... [-]