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MPE781 - Economics for Managers

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Enrolment modes:(B, X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings:

Trimester 1, trimester 2 or trimester 3

Previously coded as:MEE781
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

M Nabin (Trimester 2), C Chao (trimester 3)

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week
Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

The 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 on the economy in general and the student's business in particular.

Assessment

Assignment 40%, Examination 2 hours 60%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 45% of the marks available on the examination.

 

From Trimester 2 2013:

Assignment 40%, 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$2777$3467

* 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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