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Modern Money Lab and Torrens University have launched a world first suite of Graduate programs in Modern Monetary Theory and Ecological Economics.

 

Graduate Studies in the Economics of Sustainability

Starting in September 2022, Modern Money Lab and Torrens University will collaborate to offer a unique contribution to global economics education.

Torrens University Australia is now accepting applications for a suite of on-line postgraduate courses in economics and sustainability, based on Modern Monetary Theory and ecological economics, designed by Modern Money Lab.

Enrolments are now open for the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master’s Degree in the Economics of Sustainability.

These courses will be a unique contribution to global economics education. No such programme currently exists to the best of our knowledge anywhere in the world.

As Australia’s fastest growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a careers-focused and global perspective to Australian higher education. With over 20,000 students from 118+ countries, Torrens University boasts a credible industry-immersive difference for its students and strong research output. Offering high-quality, undergraduate, graduate and specialised degree programs in a wide range of academic disciplines, Torrens University proudly delivers programs at campuses in Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Auckland, China and online.

Applications now open for graduate courses in the Economics of Sustainability

This unique suite of online courses speaks to Torrens University’s commitment to social responsibility, underpinned by their B Corporation Certification.

See here for information about Fee Help for Australian postgraduate students. Torrens University scholarship information is available here, including information for international students studying online.

You can also listen to an interview Associate Professor Steven Hail gave about the courses on the Activist #MMT podcast, or watch the recording of our online launch event on YouTube

Modern Money Lab and Torrens University Australia course information resources

Common Questions

Download Modern Money Lab’s Frequently Asked Questions document to find out about entry requirements, fees and scholarships, and how the courses will be delivered.

Information Brochures

Download the Torrens University course information brochure for the Graduate Certificate, the Graduate Diploma or Masters Degree of Economics of Sustainability.

Register Interest

Complete this short form on the Torrens University Australia website and a dedicated Course and Career Advisor will be in touch. You will also receive an email from Modern Money Lab.

PROPOSED SUBJECT LIST

  • Foundations of Real-World Economics
  • Foundations of Modern Money, Institutions and Markets
  • Data Analysis for Economic and Ecological Issues
  • Contending Perspectives in Economic Analysis
  • Real-World Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics of the Real World
  • Ecological Economics
  • Inequality, Equity and Employment
  • Sustainable Development Indicators
  • International Finance and Modern Monetary Theory
  • Methods of Empirical Investigation
  • Professional Economic Writing