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The Global Economy in Australia - OLET2146

Year - 2020

The course aims to explain and evaluate the significance of globalisation for the Australian economy. It is intended for students seeking a broad understanding of how globalisation has changed the Australian economy and society. The course will examine globalisation and the economic, distributional and political consequences for Australia. Students will learn about how global dynamics of economic development and change shapes work and life in Australia. WEEK 1 - Globalisation and the Australian economy WEEK 2 - State and society in Australia WEEK 3 - Global production and consumption in Australia WEEK 4 - Power and change in Australia and the world

4x1hr tutorial/week for 4 weeks; online activities

3x multiple choice quizzes (55%) 1x essay (45%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive September

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Political Economy
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 11 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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