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Study Tour to South America

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 1 January 2018
End Date: Sunday, 11 February 2018
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 5 January 2018
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 26 January 2018


This course examines an industry in Canterbury and in South America during a 4-week study tour. Students will be expected to apply economic thinking to address issues in this industry. Students will learn some basic Spanish and interact with South American students and businesses.


(1)  ECON104 (2)  ECON105 (3)  Subject to the Head of Department approval.

Course Coordinator / Lecturers

Laura Meriluoto and Richard Watt


For application details for 2019 and other information see

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $790.00

International fee $3,350.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 15 people apply to enrol.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 30

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance .

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