Macroeconomics, Minor

  • Western Sydney University Minor Code: 0293

Previous Code: SM2062

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Programs:  Yes.  Check that your program has the available credit points required to complete the subjects in this field of study. Any requisite requirements must also be met. Consult your Program Advisor for further advice.

 Macroeconomics looks at the economy as a whole and the relations between different factors in the economy such as economic growth, inflation, and trade. Students learn about these economic factors or variables, the accounting framework, and about the value of macroeconomic models in managing economic change. Student have practice at interpreting and manipulating data, constructing macroeconomic models and transforming statistical data in a range of activities.

Location

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Parramatta City-Macquarie St Internal Program Advice

Students must complete 40 credit points as follows.

Subject Title Credit Points
ECON 1013The Australian Macroeconomy10
ECON 3012Growth, Cycles and Crises10
ECON 3006Economic and Financial Modelling10
ECON 3017Macroeconomic Measures and Models10