Intermediate Macroeconomics Honours (ECOS2902)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit is comprised of lectures based upon the curriculum for ECOS2002 Intermediate Macroeconomics, supported by a seminar for one hour a week. The content of lectures reflects a more intensive treatment of the topics than ECOS2002. Topics covered include: models of the goods, money and labour markets; macro-economic relationships such as consumption, investment, demand for money and labour demand and supply; macro-dynamic relationships, especially those linking inflation and unemployment; exchange rates and open economy macroeconomics; theories of economic growth; productivity and technological change; the dynamics of the business cycle; and the relationship between micro- and macro-economic policy.
Further unit of study information
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
Essay (20%), Mid-semester test (30%) and 2hr Final exam (50%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
(ECON1001 or BUSS1040) and ECON1002 with a Credit average or better in the two units of study combined
ECON2002, ECOS2002, ECON2902
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.