The Extended Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and Econometrics in Economics is offered by University of Johannesburg.
Program Length: 4 YEARS.
Extended Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and Econometrics offered by the University of Johannesburg
The purpose of the extended year is aimed at access for success in terms of their foundational provision, i.e. in providing alternative access in the fields of Economics and 160 Econometrics. Students are given foundational provision covering relevant academic Skills together with subject-related themes, required to facilitate learning in the regular modules of Bachelor of Commerce degree programmes. The combination of foundational modules enables students to develop a comprehensive perspective and effective strategies for adjusting to, and meeting the demands of, the higher education environment with the purpose of being successful in the chosen Bachelor of Commerce programme.
The purpose of the qualification is to equip students with the necessary theoretical and quantitative economic and econometric knowledge and Skills in order to effectively perform their duties as economists/ econometricians in the private and public sectors of the economy.