Bachelor of
Economics (Hons)

Campus

HELP Damansara

Level of Study

Undergraduate

Duration

3 years

Intakes

Jan 5, May 18, Aug 17

Course Code

KPT/JPS (R3/314/6/0010) (A7952) 09/27

This is an excellent starting point for a career in the accounting, finance and banking professions. Organised in terms of modules that emphasise both theory and relevant applications, the programme offers a systematic exposure to tools with which to analyse financial markets, banking operations, corporate financial decision making and accounting reports.

Upon completion of the programme, graduates will have an understanding of fundamental issues, debates and problems related to the operations of financial systems at both micro and macro levels in the context of national and global economies. They will be ready for a career in various accounting, finance and banking professions

  • HELP Foundation in Arts / Foundation in Science Minimum CGPA score of 2.0 out of 4.0**
  • HELP Diploma in Business Minimum CGPA score of 2.0 out of 4.0**
  • STPM 2 Cs**
  • A-Level 2 passes
  • Senior Middle 3 (UEC) 5 B’s***
  • CPU 5 passes with a minimum average of 50%
  • Australian Matriculation Programmes University Aggregate of 50% or ATAR score of at least 50 for various programmes
  • Equivalent qualification
**The stated qualifications need to be supported with a pass in Mathematics, English, Sejarah and Bahasa Melayu at SPM level. This requirement can be waived should the qualification contains Mathematics and/or English subject(s) with equivalent/higher achievement.

***Please refer to the Faculty of Business, Economics and Accounting on the Mathematics and English requirement.

  • 3-year honours programme
  • 31 subjects including a graduation project
  • 14 weeks for full semester; 7 weeks for half semester

RM 63,300

10 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS

  • ACC155 Elements of Accounting & Finance I
  • ECO155 Microeconomics I
  • ECO157 Macroeconomics I
  • ECO158 History of Economics Thought
  • QBM153 Mathematics I
  • QBM154 Statistics I
  • QBM175 Mathematics II
  • ITC101 Information Technology for Business
  • MGT101 Principles of Management
  • MKT101 Principles of Marketing
CHOOSE 1 ELECTIVES FROM THE FOLLOWING
  • ACC177 Elements of Accounting & Finance II
  • QBM176 Statistics II

YEAR 2 - 7 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS

  • ECO256 Research Methods
  • ECO286 Microeconomics II
  • ECO287 Macroeconomics II
  • ECO203 International Economics
  • FIN201 Business Finance
  • HRM201 Managing Human Resources
  • MGT212 Business Analytics for Decision Making
YEAR 3 - 8 COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
  • ECO353 Fiscal & Monetary Policy
  • ECO306 Econometrics
  • ECO356 Malaysian Economy
  • ECO373 Monetary Economics
  • ECO372 Development Economics
  • ECO388 Economics for Industry
  • MGT301 Operations Management
  • ECO400 Economics Research Project

And 1 elective of 4-credit value from Year 2 of 3 subjects (pre-requisite must be met)


ECONOMICS RESEARCH PROJECT
All students are required to complete a research project in economics or a related area under supervision.

4 COMPULSORY MPU SUBJECTS MPU1 (CHOOSE 2 SUBJECTS)

  • MMPU3183 Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban
  • MMPU3193 Falsafah dan Isu Semasa
  • MMPU3143 Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International students)
MPU2 / MPU3
  • MPU3213 Bahasa Kebangsaan A***
  • MPU3373 A*Gen Careers in Malaysia & Beyond
  • *** For Malaysian students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu.
MPU4
  • MPU3412 Co-curriculum – Sports 2
  • MPU3432 Co-curriculum – Event Management 2

MOST SUBJECTS FOLLOW THE ASSESSMENT PATTERN BELOW:

Continuous assessment - 40%
Final assessment - 60%

Academic Pathway

HELP University has strong partnerships with many international universities. Our links extend to universities in Australia, UK, Ireland and New Zealand. Our bachelor’s degree students have the flexibility to plan for a 1+2 or 2+1 arrangements with many high-ranking universities that have collaborations with HELP University while our diploma students can plan for a 2+2 or 2+1 1⁄2 or even a 2+ 1⁄2+ 1 or 2+1+1 arrangements.

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