ECONS20222B (HAM)
Microeconomics and Business Economics
15 Points
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Convenor(s)
Steven Tucker
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steven.tucker@waikato.ac.nz

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Paper Description
Paper Structure
This paper is taught through the delivery of concepts presented via lectures and the application of these concepts to practical examples in tutorials.
The lectures are all prerecorded and available to watch at your convenience. It is critical and thus required for you to watch the lectures associated with a given week's topic prior to attending the 2 hour tutorial. Additionally, there is an optional review session (workshop) provided each week.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to:
Assessment
Assessment Components
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0. There is no final exam.
Required and Recommended Readings
Required Readings
The sole required text for this course is:
Perloff, J.M., Microeconomics: Theory and Applications with Calculus 2018 Pearson.
Recommended Readings
For those students that may need additional assistance with the math requirement for this course, the following text are recommended readings. Both of the following texts are available as ebooks and accessible via Waikato Uni Library.
Basic Mathematics for Economists, Rosser, M. J., London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
Essential Mathematics for Economics and Business, Bradley, T., Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom : Wiley, 2013.
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Prerequisite(s)
Prerequisite papers: ECON100 or ECONS101
Restriction(s)
Restricted papers: ECON202, ECON302, ECONS302