Unit details

MAE905 - Macroeconomic Theory and Policy

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in M800 or M900.

Unit chair:

E Gahramanov

Prerequisite:

Nil.

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour seminar each 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.

Content

This unit equips students with recent development and analytical rigour of macroeconomics. It studies the long-run economic growth and fluctuations; the role and impacts of macroeconomic policies on output, unemployment, and general price levels; and alternative schools of macroeconomics.  The unit provides a bridge to advanced research.

Assessment

Assignment (Quantitative) 20%, Written Assignment (Essay) 4000 words 40%, Examination 2 hours 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1260$1260$2875$3589

* 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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