University of Technology Sydney

49003 Economic Evaluation

6cp; 3hpw; availability: all courses (core for MEM), not available for undergraduate students
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.



Economic evaluation of investment options is an integral part of the professional role of an engineer–manager. This subject aims to develop students’ knowledge of macroeconomics and microeconomics that underpin frameworks and methods for evaluating investment options from a broader economic perspective. Students also develop the ability to apply economic reasoning to evaluate investment options and make recommendations. Students are not expected to have any prior knowledge of economics.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus
This subject is also available in Hong Kong and Shanghai to offshore students only.

Detailed subject description.

Access conditions

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