Delivery and Resources
Students are recommended to purchase the following textbook:
• Gruber, J, (2020) Public Finance and Public Policy (6th edition IE), Macmillan Higher Education.
The text is available for purchase from Booktopia/Co-op by clicking here.
Additional weekly readings and resources will be made available on the unit iLearn site during the session.
Technology used and required
The unit uses the learning management system (iLearn) that can be accessed via iLearn.mq.edu.au.
The iLearn site is also used to post important notices. You should check this regularly. The iLearn web page has the facility to allow peer to peer discussion and also allows students to put questions to the teaching staff.
Zoom will be used for all remote consultation sessions. More information about accessing your MQ student Zoom account can be found here
Learning and teaching activities
Students are expected to attend the weekly three-hour class. All classes will be delivered online. The classes will consist of a mix of lecture material, tutorial questions and discussions (details to be provided on iLearn at the start of the Session). The lectures and discussions will be streamed live and the recorded version will be available in iLearn-ECHO360. It is suggested that lecture slides and/or any readings be read in advance.