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MPT781 - Economics for Managers (Study Tour)

Unit details

Year

2018 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 3 (Study Tour)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Munirul Nabin

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MPE781

Contact hours:

There will be 20 hours of classes and 10 hours of seminars. In addition the experiential learning component will include visits to international businesses related to themes of the course. These visits will involve approximately 18 hours.

Note:

For further information please select Study Programs

Special enrolment procedure applies.

Enrolment in this program is by application only. Applications for 2018 programs will open on the following dates:

  • T2 2018 programs – March 2018
  • T3 2018 programs – July 2018

Please add yourself to our expression of interest list and we will contact you when applications open. For further information on international study opportunities please go here.

Content

This unit covers the policy and strategic aspects of business management and also provides a practical and pragmatic approach to policy issues. Topics include the dynamics of market behaviour, including a discussion of different market structures and the impact of macroeconomic policies in a changing world economic environment. The unit has a practical focus as evidenced by the application of theory to international business.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual)- Case study report (less then 3000 words) - 40%.

Examination (Individual) - 2 hours  Take home exam – 60%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

Unit Fee Information

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