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Undergraduate | TAS-BEA121 | 2024

Economic Policy in Action

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Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
14 weeks

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  • 22 July 2024
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Economic Policy in Action

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Define, measure and interpret key microeconomic and macroeconomic concepts.
    2. Apply basic microeconomic and macroeconomic models to describe the impact of global and local events, social change, government policy on markets, market participants and macroeconomy.
    3. Develop and critically evaluate basic microeconomic and macroeconomic policy and identify welfare implications for different members of society.

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No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Economics

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Diploma of University Studies (Business)

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