Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
ECN120Principles of Macroeconomics3This course is an introduction to macroeconomic principles related to the economy as a whole. Topics covered include: analyzing the supply and demand model; defining and measuring GDP and price indices; studying the relationship between measures of output, employment, prices, and interest rates; analyzing unemployment and inflation; understanding money, banking, and monetary policy; explaining fiscal policy; and examining elements of international finance in the open economy. ECN 130 is not a prerequisite for ECN120. Loading...
ECN130Principles of Microeconomics3This course is an introduction to microeconomic principles related to individual markets. Topics covered include: analyzing the supply and demand model; examining how consumers and producers make decisions; investigating how various market structures affect prices, output, and efficiencies; and studying the factor markets. Additional areas include analysis of elasticity, firm production costs, profit maximization, taxation, externalities, public goods, and international trade. ECN 120 is not a prerequisite for ECN130. Loading...
ECN928Independent Study1 Loading...