Description
Macro Economics
This course provides an introduction to basic economic principles with applications to current economic problems affecting the overall performance of a nation’s economy. The course begins with an analysis of the role of markets and prices in an economy. Topics include the causes and consequences of unemployment, inflation, and economic growth; the role of money and banking in the economy; the role of government taxing and spending policies to correct market failure and stabilize the economy; the implications of budget deficits and the national debt; and the implications of an increasingly global economy. This course is designed to meet the need for college transfer credit.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Social Science
Offering
Course
ECON 20809211
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
(NexGen Read 249+ or ACCP Read 65+ or ACT Read 15+ or Comms for Sector or Acad Read5/6) and (NexGen Arith 237+ or ACCP Arith 46+ or ACT Math 15+ or Math for Sector or Basic Alg).Coursework requires a BC or higher OR higher math course with a C or higher.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer