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ECON112 Principles of Economics 2

Builds on the introductory material from BSNS paper, and extends the analysis of markets and mixed economies and how they work, both in New Zealand and in international contexts.

Follows on from BSNS 104, and extends the analysis of market economies in New Zealand and international contexts. Topics include: consumer choice, labour markets, economic growth, business cycles, monetary policy and the role of the Reserve Bank, the global financial crisis (GFC), information economics, externalities, environmental economics and the appropriate role of government.

Paper title Principles of Economics 2
Paper code ECON112
Subject Economics
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $813.45
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
BSNS 104 or BSNS 113
Restriction
ECON 212, ECON 102, MANV 201
Schedule C
Arts and Music, Commerce, Science
Notes
Students with appropriate NCEA results may apply to the Department of Economics to have the prerequisite waived.
Contact
economics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Summer School: Convenor and lecturer: Dr Andrew Coleman
Tutor: Terry Kerr
Second semester: Convenor and lecturer Dr Arlene Ozanne
Textbooks
Principles of Economics, University of Otago Custom Edition, by Mankiw et al, Cengage Learning, 2012
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Critical thinking, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, global perspective, critical thinking, ethics, environmental literacy, information literacy.
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Learning Outcomes
The emphasis is on understanding economic principles and models, and their application to real world issues.

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
L1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
L2 Tuesday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
AND one stream from
M1 Thursday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
M2 Thursday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
AND one stream from
N1 Friday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
N2 Friday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Tuesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
T2 Tuesday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T3 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T4 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T5 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41
T6 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
T7 Wednesday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T8 Wednesday 17:00-17:50 29-34, 36-41
T9 Wednesday 18:00-18:50 29-34, 36-41
T10 Thursday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T11 Thursday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
T12 Thursday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T13 Thursday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T14 Thursday 17:00-17:50 29-34, 36-41
T15 Friday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T16 Friday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41

Builds on the introductory material from BSNS 113, and extends the analysis of markets and mixed economies and how they work, both in New Zealand and in international contexts.

Follows on from BSNS 113 and extends the analysis of market economies in New Zealand and international contexts. Topics include: consumer choice, labour markets, economic growth, business cycles, monetary policy and the role of the Reserve Bank, the global financial crisis (GFC), information economics, externalities, environmental economics and the appropriate role of government.

Paper title Principles of Economics 2
Paper code ECON112
Subject Economics
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period(s) Second Semester, Summer School
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
BSNS 104 or BSNS 113
Restriction
ECON 212, ECON 102, MANV 201
Schedule C
Arts and Music, Commerce, Science
Notes
Students with appropriate NCEA results may apply to the Department of Economics to have the prerequisite waived.
Contact
economics@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Summer School
Convenor and lecturer: Andrew Coleman
Tutor: Terry Kerr

Second semester
Convenor and lecturer:Arlene Ozanne
Lecturer: Viktoria Kahui
Textbooks
Principles of Economics 5th ed.,by Gans et al, Cengage Learning, 2012
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes
Learning Outcomes
The emphasis is on understanding economic principles and models and their application to real-world issues.

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
L1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
L2 Tuesday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
AND one stream from
M1 Thursday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
M2 Thursday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41
AND one stream from
N1 Friday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
N2 Friday 11:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Tuesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
T2 Tuesday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T3 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T4 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T5 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41
T6 Wednesday 13:00-13:50 29-34, 36-41
T7 Wednesday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T8 Wednesday 17:00-17:50 29-34, 36-41
T9 Wednesday 18:00-18:50 29-34, 36-41
T10 Thursday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T11 Thursday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
T12 Thursday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T13 Thursday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41
T14 Thursday 17:00-17:50 29-34, 36-41
T15 Friday 09:00-09:50 29-34, 36-41
T16 Friday 12:00-12:50 29-34, 36-41

Summer School

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 14:00-15:50 2-7
Wednesday 14:00-15:50 2-7
Thursday 14:00-15:50 2-7

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Tuesday 16:00-16:50 2-5, 7
Thursday 16:00-16:50 2-7
T2 Tuesday 17:00-18:50 2-5, 7
Thursday 17:00-18:50 2-7