Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Lectures, seminars and tutorial groups totalling 4 hours per week (Semester 1). |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||A major sequence in economics will normally be required before this subject is taken.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Simon Loertscher
|Subject Overview:||Consumer and Producer Theory; General Equilibrium Theory; Welfare Economics; Elements of Game Theory; Theory of Information and Uncertainty.|
On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:
A 2-hour end-of-semester (open book) examination (60%) one 2-hour mid-semester test (20%) and class assignments totalling not more than 2000 words (20%).
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
Master of Commerce - Economics |
Master of Economics
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