MPT781 - Economics for Managers (Study Tour)

Year:

2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

To be confirmed

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MBA703, MBA712, MBT703, MBT712, MPE781
Study commitment

This unit is based on a study tour. Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

In-person attendance requirements

There will be 20 hours of classes and 10 hours of seminars. In addition the experiential learning component will include visits to international businesses related to themes of the course. These visits will involve approximately 18 hours.

Content

This 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. The unit has a practical focus as evidenced by the application of theory to international business.

Hurdle requirement

Hurdle requirement: Achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination (or assessment) to evidence a minimum proficiency in the aligned discipline learning outcomes included in this unit.

Unit Fee Information

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