Courses & Units

Principles of Economics 2 BEA121

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Introduction

Principles of Economics 2 facilitates improved decision making in all domains of your life. You will develop a better understanding of aspects of the macroeconomic policy environment in which business managers operate and the choices faced by policy makers in the task of macroeconomic management. Taken together with Principles of Economics 1, Principles of Economics 2 provides you with a comprehensive introduction to economic theory and policy, and forms a strong foundation for  further study in economics. Principles of Economics 2 is a core unit in the Bachelor of Economics and a degree elective in the Bachelor of Business.

Please note: classes for students enrolled at the Launceston or Cradle Coast campuses will delivered by video link.

Summary

Unit name Principles of Economics 2
Unit code BEA121
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
TSBE
Discipline Economics and Finance
Coordinator

Dr Mala Raghavan

Teaching staff

Dr Mala Raghavan

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2017: $1,324.00 2017: $2,055.00 091901

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

BEA110 & BEA130

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2 hour lecture per week, 1 x 1 hour workshop per week.

Assessment

Please check the unit outline for details.

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Textbooks

Required

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