Economics

ACCY5106

This online course will help you to develop the knowledge, skills, and competencies to apply elements of economic
theory to contemporary business issues.

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    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    2024
    $325 NZ Domestic
    $819 NZ International
    2025
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
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    Exam dates
    2024 Offerings
    Feb - 28 May 2024
    Jun - 24 Sep 2024
    Oct - 22 Jan 2025
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

 

 

 

Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Describe the fundamental principles of macro and microeconomics relevant to the Aotearoa
    New Zealand context.
  • Evaluate the impact of regulatory and political environments on economic participants and
    wider stakeholders in an organisational setting.
  • Explain the characteristics and impact of different market structures in an organisational
    setting.

Assessment

Assessment for this course is:

  • 50% internally assessed
  • 50% exam 

Assessment for this programme includes an examination

Open Polytechnic will, subject to you meeting the entry requirements for this course/programme, enrol you in this programme.

Your enrolment in the programme means that you should expect to complete an in-person examination.

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Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree

Course availability over the next 12 months

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  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    2024
    $325 NZ Domestic
    $819 NZ International
    2025
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Exam dates
    2024 Offerings
    Feb - 28 May 2024
    Jun - 24 Sep 2024
    Oct - 22 Jan 2025
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying