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MAE304 - Labour Economics

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:A Ulker
Prerequisite:MAE101 and MAE102
Incompatible with: Nil
Recommended: MAE201 or MAE202
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


The unit concentrates on the economic resource of labour. Topics include: labour supply, labour demand, human capital, labour market discrimination, wage determination and wage differentials.  The unit examines both theoretical and empirical issues concerning the labour market.


Written Assignment 2000 words 20%

Test - Cloud (Online) 20%

Examination 2 hours 60%

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

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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