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Unit details

MPT781 - Economics for Managers (Tour)

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 3: Study Tour

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

C Chao

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

MPE781

Note:

Quota applies. 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

The unit Economics for Managers (Tour) is designed to provide current and future managers with sufficient economic understanding and analytical tools (including statistical tools) to effectively assist them in decision making in their workplace. These decisions relate to how organisations can best use scarce resources against the backdrop of the economic environment in which Australian and Chinese firms operate. This requires an understanding of introductory theory in both microeconomics, macro¬economics and statistics.

In addition to theory, the assessment regime requires concepts and principles to be applied to the real world.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (group up to 3 students) - Assignment (3500 words) - 50%, Assessment 2 (individual) - Assignment (3500 words)

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