Postgraduate Coursework Units of Study

ECON5003 - Economics for Accountants

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jordi McKenzie


The broad aim of this unit is to provide an introduction to economic analysis that is useful in the business world. The unit develops vital microeconomic and macroeconomic principles, using case studies to enhance understanding. Particular emphasis is given to explaining how economic agents make choices in a variety of environments. The unit covers situations where strategic interactions are important and investigates the macro-environment in which businesses operate.


mid semester exam (50%), final exam (50%)


1x 3hr seminar per week


ECON5001, ECON5002

Additional Information

This unit of study is ONLY available to students enrolled in the Master of Professional Accounting degree

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