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MAE304 - Labour Economics

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Enrolment modes:

(B, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:A Ulker
Prerequisite:MAE101 and MAE102
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Recommended: MAE201 or MAE202
Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour workshop per week.

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

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.

Assessment

Written Assignment 2000 words 20%, Test (Online) 20%, Examination 2 hours 60%, Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1224$1224$2506$2660

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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