Civil engineering economics 310

Module code SIE 310
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Introduction to engineering economics: Basic guidelines, assessment of alternative investment possibilities. Equal annual cash flow, current value, internal rate of return, cost benefit relationship. 
Economic evaluation of projects: Influence of depreciation on the economics of projects, determination of income tax implications of decisions, economic analysis of multiple alternatives, the influence of inflation on the economics of projects, application of the theory of probability for economics studies, economic studies on the replacement of equipment.

Module credits 8.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2 lectures per week, 2 other contact sessions per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Civil Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 1

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