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ECON6102: Special Topics in Economics 2

This unit of study consists of a special topic in economics, periodically available through staff research interests and the presence of visiting academic staff. As such, the topic and availability of the unit varies from semester to semester, and students should consult the unit of study outline for details pertinent to their intended semester of enrolment.

Code ECON6102
Academic unit Economics
Credit points 6
(ECON5001 and ECON5002) or (ECON6701 and ECON6702)

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Demonstrate broad understanding of the long sweep of global economic history
  • LO2. Set current global economic issues in historical context and be able to discuss potential future developments in that context
  • LO3. Understand core economic theory principles
  • LO4. Consider both western and non-western perspectives on development
  • LO5. Understand Australian economic history in a global context
  • LO6. Manage, analyse, evaluate and use research materials efficiently and effectively.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.