University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ECON 7058 - Development Economics PG

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: 3710
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to MFin&BusEc, GCertAppEc, GCertIntEc, GDipIT&D, GDipIntEc, GDipAppEc, MAppEc, & MITD students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: ECON 7011 & ECON 7071
Incompatible: ECON 3501
Assessment: Typically mid-semester test, tutorial work & final exam
Syllabus:

This is an intermediate postgraduate course in development economics. During the weekly seminars, we will cover the following topics: the meaning and measurement of economic development, growth theories, poverty and income distribution, the role of geography and institutions, fertility and population growth, the role of credit markets and microfinance, health and nutrition, education and female empowerment.

Course Fees

Course fees are displayed for the Program: select program

Study Abroad student tuition fees available here

Only some Postgraduate Coursework programs are available as Commonwealth Supported. Please check your program for specific fee information

  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 3 $1,369 Band 3 $1,369 select program select program


Course Outline

A Course Outline which includes Learning Outcomes, Learning Resources, Learning & Teaching for this course may be accessed here


Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3710 Mon 13/03/2017 Fri 31/03/2017 Fri 05/05/2017 Fri 09/06/2017


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12339 TU01 17 10 9 Mar - 6 Apr Thursday 4pm - 5pm Hartley, 122, Teaching Room
27 Apr - 1 Jun Thursday 4pm - 5pm Hartley, 122, Teaching Room
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11718 LE01 17 10 27 Feb - 3 Apr Monday 12pm - 1pm Lower Napier, LG28, Lecture Theatre
2 Mar - 6 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm Barr Smith South, 534, Forum Lecture Theatre
24 Apr - 29 May Monday 12pm - 1pm Lower Napier, LG28, Lecture Theatre
27 Apr - 1 Jun Thursday 3pm - 4pm Barr Smith South, 534, Forum Lecture Theatre