- Autumn and Summer (separate)
- Dr Orna O'Brien
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On completion of this module you should be able to:Understand the key principles of economics including the economic problem; demand and supply; elasticity; efficiency and equity; output and costs; perfect competition; monopoly
Demonstrate an ability to critically discuss contents of the module and your workplace experience.Understand the main policy issues confronting governments and the potential conflicts between different aspects of policy; the constraints within which governments now operate as a consequence of globalisation and globalised agreements;On the demand side of the economy explain the role of policy - fiscal; incomes; monetary; & exchange rate - in the development of the economy in the short-run;On the supply side of the economy to understand the importance of:labour force and the level of education; the capital stock, technology, foreign direct investment and industrial policy; and the crucial role of the market system: competition policy, externalities, market failure.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Specified Learning Activities||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Not applicable to this module.
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Spring||Yes - 2 Hour|
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
General feedback is provided to students on all their submitted assessment components.
|Ms Michele Connolly||Tutor|
|Mrs Edna Eugenia Da Silva||Tutor|
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