CA6234 - Economics for the Built Environment

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
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Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide students with a structured framework of key economic issues to enable them to evaluate the impacts of the local and international economy to the built environment. Guided learning is provided to students to perform economic analyses, understand the dynamic nature of the economy and its challenges presented to the construction firms and practitioners. Both classical and contemporary economic issues will be covered in this module.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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