Courses & Units

Growth and Development BEA220

Hobart

Introduction

BEA220 is an intermediate level unit in macroeconomic theory and policy. Building upon the macro foundations taught in BEA111 Introduction to Markets and the Economy, this unit provides you with both a solid grounding in macroeconomics and prepares you for advanced study in the field. BEA220 Growth and Development is a core unit in the Bachelor of Economics. The unit may also be taken as a complimentary elective to the Business Economics Major in the Bachelor of Business.

Summary

Unit name Growth and Development
Unit code BEA220
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Economics and Finance
Coordinator

Associate Professor Joaquin Vespignani

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Learning Outcomes

LO1Explain intermediate level macroeconomic theory and concepts
LO2Employ economic tools to analyse and evaluate problems
LO3Communicate economic reasoning in a scholarly manner

Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
091901 $1,812.00 $1,419.00 not applicable $2,354.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

BEA111

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

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Assessment

Report (20%), Quizzes (30%), Workshop Submissions (50%).

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Textbooks

Required

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