MAE317 - International Business Economics
|Year||2014 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Unit chair:||A Torre|
|Prerequisite:||MAE101 and MAE102|
1 x 1 hour class, 1 x 2 hour compulsory seminar per week
Note:You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
The theme of this unit is how to identify profitable and unprofitable business decisions in a business and how to implement the former, in both a domestic and international context. The economic literature will be examined critically, using where necessary, relevant insights from the accounting, marketing and corporate strategy literature. A distinction will be drawn between virtual or cyberspace and old world businesses.
Assessment 1 (individual) - Supervised In Class tests - 30%
Assessment 2 (Group of 2-3 students) - Two components totalling 30%:
-Written report (equivalent to 3000 words) - 20%
-Oral presentation -10%
Examination 2 hours - 40%
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|
* 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.