Agricultural Economics and Resource Policy

Australian National University
In Canberra (Australia)

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Important information

Typology Bachelor's degree
Location Canberra (Australia)
Start Different dates available
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canberra (Australia)
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

This course is designed for students who would like to address three broad questions in agricultural/resource economics and related policy issues: (1) What are the underlying causes and drivers of the key security (food, water, energy, etc.) challenges at a global and national level?(2) What scope is there for public policy (short and long term) to address these challenges?(3) What can and should be done to support efficiency and equitable approaches to these challenges?

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Different dates available
Canberra
The Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Starts Different dates available
Location
Canberra
The Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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What you'll learn on the course

Economics
International
Public
Security
IT Security
Global
Agricultural Economics

Course programme

This course is designed for students who would like to address three broad questions in agricultural/resource economics and related policy issues:

(1) What are the underlying causes and drivers of the key security (food, water, energy, etc.) challenges at a global and national level?

(2) What scope is there for public policy (short and long term) to address these challenges?

(3) What can and should be done to support efficiency and equitable approaches to these challenges?

Indicative Assessment

Tutorial assignments 15 %
Essay 35 %
Final examination 50 %

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Workload

3 contact hours per week

Prescribed Texts

There is no single text and readings are drawn from a number of texts, professional papers and other sources. A package of required readings can be purchased during the first week of lectures. Additional material will be held in the library reserve.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band: Band 2 Unit value: 6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees. Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL 6.00 0.12500 Course Fees: Domestic fee paying students Year Fee 2016 $3660 International fee paying students Year Fee 2016 $4878 Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.
Offerings and Dates The list of offerings for future years is indicative only
2016 2017 2018 Second Semester Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery 7999 18 Jul 2016 29 Jul 2016 31 Aug 2016 28 Oct 2016 In Person Second Semester Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery 7895 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person Second Semester Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery 7895 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person

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