Economics for Business


Course Description

  • Course Name

    Economics for Business

  • Host University


  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Business, Business Management, Economics, Government, Public Policy Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This subject provides students with a basic understanding of the economic influences on business. It offers an introductory treatment of consumer and business behaviour in competitive markets, the effects of government policies on market outcomes, and the basic economic concepts used in business analysis and decision-making. It also introduces students to the problem of aggregate economic fluctuations, inflation and the structure of economic relations between countries. Economics for Business also equips students with basic analytical skills to examine the impact of these macroeconomic forces on business conditions and to communicate the results of their analysis in writing.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.