Economics for Decision Making 1 (1393AFE)

The course introduces students to the basic concepts, techniques and principles of economics. It examines the role that economic factors can play in influencing business and government decision-making processes. This course serves as an introduction to economics. As such, it provides a foundation for further studies in economics and, more generally, in commerce, business, administration and management. In particular, it complements other courses in economics, accounting, finance, marketing and management that focus on how various business and government activities occur and interact.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

Offshore Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables


Key dates

Course start date
3 January 2019
Last day to add a course
2 January 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 January 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
16 January 2019

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (12876) Open 3 January 2019 - 25 January 2019 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.