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Students who commenced study in 2016 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

Monash University


Commencement year

This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2016 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook.

Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Business and Economics component of any bachelors double degrees.

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Business and Economics

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Faculty of Business and Economics



If you are interested in how the economy and the financial world impact each other, a major in finance and economics will give you the answers. Professionals with skills in these two related areas are an asset to businesses, as they understand the foundations of accounting systems, financial markets and investments, as well as monetary policy, economics and business modelling.


Students complete:

  • ACB2851 Accounting information systems and financial modelling
  • BFB1001 Foundations of finance
  • BFB2140 Corporate finance 1
  • BFB3121 Investments and portfolio management
  • ECB1102 Introductory macroeconomics
  • ECB2330 Macroeconomic policy
  • ECB2731 Managerial economics
  • ECB3121 Economics of international trade and finance
  • ECB3143 Economics of money and banking
  • ETB2111 Business data modelling

Relevant courses


Single degrees

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following single degree:

  • B2007 Bachelor of Business Administration

Students in other single bachelor's degrees are not eligible to complete this specialisation.