University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ECON 7239NA - Economics for Management

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: 4142
Campus: Ngee Ann Academy
Contact: Intensive
Restriction: Available only to MBA & GDipBA students
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: Check with School
Incompatible: ECON 7200
Assessment: Typically, assignments, tests & final exam

This course provides an introduction to economic thinking and its relevance and application to managing organisations. The first part of the course deals with microeconomic issues such consumer choice and the structure of markets, including perfect competition, monopoly and oligopoly, and the competitive regulatory environment. The second part deals with macroeconomics such as the determinants of the aggregate level of output and employment, and elements in the determination of macroeconomic policy including interest rates, inflation and foreign trade and capital flows. The focus of the course is on fundamental tenets of economics in relation to current issues and their implications for managers and competitive organisations.

Course Fees

This course is taught outside Australia and the fees are charged by the host institution in the local currency. Please contact the relevant campus directly for fees for this course.

Course Outline

A Course Outline which includes Learning Outcomes, Learning Resources, Learning & Teaching for this course may be accessed here

Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
4142 Mon 08/02/2021 Wed 10/02/2021 Mon 22/03/2021 Wed 14/04/2021

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
40143 01NA 25 7 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.