Units of Study

ECOS2901 - Intermediate Microeconomics Honours

Semester 1, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Jonathan Newton


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.


2x mid-semester tests (50%) and 2.5hr final exam (50%)


1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week


(ECON1001 or BUSS1040) and ECON1002 with a Credit average or better in the two units of study combined


ECOS2903 or MATH2070 and (ECMT1010 or BUSS1020)


ECON2901, ECOS2001, ECON2001

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