Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On successful satisfaction of the requirements of the course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Appraise and differentiate between basic economic measures, their utility and drawbacks.
- Distinguish between fiscal policies and clarify the principles of their operations;
- Appraise the complications of crowding out and supply-side considerations to fiscal policies;
- Appraise monetarist policies and clarify the principles of their operations;
- Demonstrate solid understanding of the implications of the international economy for fiscal and monetarist policies;
- Evaluate the bases of
government economic policymaking.
on campus, weekly based.
The assessment of the course has three parts:
- Four assignments (20%)
- Mid-semester exam (30%)
- Final exam (50%)
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This course will be delivered over 13 weeks, involving a 2-hour lecture and a 1.5-hour tutorial each week. Students also need to spend a minimum of 7 hours per week to read textbook, lecture notes, write assignments, and do online exercises.
The course will use the Macroeconomics part of McTaggart, D., C. Findlay and M. Parkin, (2007), Economics (5th Edition), Melbourne: Addison-Wesley.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7881||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|