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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Seminars or lectures and tutorials totalling three hours per week (Semester 2). |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|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 May Li
|Subject Overview:||This subject builds on the work covered in 316-312 Macroeconomics. The focus is on providing a detailed coverage of particular topics of contemporary importance. Topics covered may include: macroeconomic dynamics, macroeconomic models of the open economy, economic growth, credit rationing, the monetary transmission mechanism, irreversibility and investment, problems in designing and implementing macroeconomic policies, and analyses of unemployment and the labour market.|
|Objectives:||On successful completion of this subject students should be able to: |
|Assessment:||One 2-hour examination (60%) and class assignments totalling approximately 4000 words (40%).|
|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 |
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