UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

ECON5540 Economic Analysis and Policy

Credit 6 points
(see Timetable)
Not available in 2017UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content The content of this unit is largely drawn from ECON2233 Microeconomics: Policy and Applications and ECON2234 Macroeconomics: Policy and Applications. However, it is taught at postgraduate level, drawing on the skills and professional experiences of students and placing greater emphasis on student interaction and discussion.
Outcomes Students are able to (1) define the key theoretical concepts and demonstrate the relationships in microeconomic and macroeconomic analysis, theory and policy; (2) develop competencies to work more effectively in teams through the completion of tutorial exercises that investigate key concepts and theoretical relationships; and (3) develop more effective communication skills through participation in class discussions and presentations.
Assessment Assessment information is provided in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit rules
Prerequisites: ECON5516 The Economics of Public Policy
Contact hours lectures/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week

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