Units of Study

ECOS2901 - Intermediate Microeconomics Honours

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Kunal Sengupta

Description

This unit is comprised of lectures based upon the curriculum for ECOS2001 Intermediate Microeconomics, supported by a seminar for one hour a week. The content of lectures reflect a more analytical and critical treatment of the topics than ECOS2001. The topics, which build on the theory of consumer and firm behaviour and market structure, include game theory, oligopoly, general equilibrium and welfare, externalities and public goods and the economics of information.

Assessments

2 x mid semester exams (50%), Final Exam (50%)

Classes

1 x 2hr lecture and 1x 1hr tutorial per week.

Prerequisites

ECON1001 and ECON1002 with a Credit average or better in the two units of study combined

Corequisites

ECOS2903 or MATH2070 and ECMT1010

Prohibitions

ECON2901, ECOS2001, ECON2001

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