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Unit of study_

Theories in Political Economy - ECOP3911

Year - 2018

This unit of study looks at the various theoretical frameworks within which political economic analysis is constructed. It compares the methodologies of the principal schools of economic thought with particular emphasis on the non-neoclassical approaches to the study of economic issues. Students considering Honours are strongly advised to undertake this unit as it provides the preparation necessary for the Honours year.

Classes
1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x1500wd paper (20%), 1x3000wd paper (40%), 1x1500wd Tutorial presentation (25%), Tutorial participation (15%)

Additional information
Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.

Pre-requisites

ECOP2911 and (ECOP2011 or ECOP2012 or ECOP2612)

Prohibitions

ECOP3901

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Political Economy
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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