DIRECTED READINGS

ECO3DRE

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

An individual reading project. This subject will be available as necessary and at the discretion of the Head of School. It may be taken only at third or fourth year levels.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate through a critical review of the literature, knowledge of the economics discipline relevant to the directed reading topic and which, when applied with theory learned in other core subjects, will enable the student to undertake an analysis and propose an informed solution relevant to the topic.

Activities:
Prior Reading and Thought Discussion Assisted Topic Development Major Project Completion

02. Demonstrate a capacity to apply relevant knowledge from the discipline of economics to undertake analysis and synthesise solutions to the problems posed by the topic.

Activities:
Prior Reading and Thought Discussion Assisted Topic Development Major Project Completion

03. Demonstrate oral presentation skills relevant to an academic forum on the topic.

Activities:
Prior Reading and Thought Discussion Assisted Topic Development Major Project Completion

04. Demonstrate writing skills necessary to communicate their review of the literature and analysis of the topic and synthesis of solutions to academic economist readers.

Activities:
Prior Reading and Thought Discussion Assisted Topic Development Major Project Completion

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Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students are required to discuss their reading project individually with their supervisors at weekly intervals"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 4,000-word essay or one 4,000-word research report100 01, 02, 03, 04

Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students are required to discuss their reading project individually with their supervisors at weekly intervals"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 4,000-word essay or one 4,000-word research report100 01, 02, 03, 04

Bendigo, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students are required to discuss their reading project individually with their supervisors at weekly intervals"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 4,000-word essay or one 4,000-word research report100 01, 02, 03, 04

Bendigo, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students are required to discuss their reading project individually with their supervisors at weekly intervals"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 4,000-word essay or one 4,000-word research report100 01, 02, 03, 04

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students are required to discuss their reading project individually with their supervisors at weekly intervals"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 4,000-word essay or one 4,000-word research report100 01, 02, 03, 04

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarren Henry

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students are required to discuss their reading project individually with their supervisors at weekly intervals"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one 4,000-word essay or one 4,000-word research report100 01, 02, 03, 04