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ECON 100 – Principles of Macro Economics (CRN: 95313) at Cañada College for Fall 2017

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This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

ECON 100 Principles of Macro Economics

Introduction to the American macroeconomic system and its effects on social, cultural and political environments by focusing on aggregate economic analysis. Allocation mechanisms for scarce resources, analytical tools of supply and demand are utilized. Additionally, the course examines and critiques aggregate measures of economic activity such as GDP, unemployment, labor participation rates and price indices. Additionally, the course examines macroeconomic equilibrium, money and financial institutions, The Federal Reserve, the role of saving, monetary and fiscal policy short run (Keynesian) stabilization policy, international economics, as well the Classical model’s study of long run economic growth.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 110 or MATH 112 (offered at CSM or Skyline) or MATH 190 or appropriate score on District math placement test and other measures as appropriate that indicate proficiency in Elementary Algebra.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: DSI
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE DSI), UC (IGETC Area 4)
C-ID: ECON 202

Canada College (Online Course)

Department: Economics

Number of Units: 3


Section
O9H - Online
Meeting Date: 08/16-12/15
Meeting Time: TBA
Days: By Arr
Online course Room: TBA
Instructor: Michelle Williams
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 29, 2017
Last day to drop with a refund August 29, 2017
Last day to drop without a "W" September 4, 2017
Last day to drop with a "W" November 15, 2017
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