University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ECON 3501 - Development Economics III

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: ECON 2507, & either ECON 2506 or ECON 2514 or ECON 2516
Assessment: Typically, tutorial work, mid-Semester test, assignment and final exam
Syllabus:

This is an intermediate undergraduate course in development economics. The course covers 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, female empowerment.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

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Undergraduate
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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14090 TU02 28 1 9 Mar - 6 Apr Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Marjoribanks, 129, Teaching Room
27 Apr - 8 Jun Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Marjoribanks, 129, Teaching Room
19945 TU03 24 2 7 Mar - 4 Apr Monday 5pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 5pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
20403 TU04 25 2 9 Mar - 6 Apr Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Engineering Nth, N218, Teaching Room
27 Apr - 8 Jun Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Engineering Nth, N218, Teaching Room
Automatic Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14089 LE01 77 5 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 4pm - 5pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 3pm - 4pm Engineering Sth, S112, Teaching Room
Note: This class will be recorded during the face-to-face session. See recording in MyUni after the scheduled session.