ECON 100  - Principles of Macro Economics at Cañada College for Fall 2017 (CRN :  95687)


ECON 100 PRINCIPLES OF MACRO ECONOMICS (C-ID ECON 202)

Units (Grade Option) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100; Prerequisite(s): MATH 110 or 112 (offered at CSM or Skyline) or 190, or appropriate score on District math placement test and other measures as appropriate that indicate proficiency in Elementary Algebra.

Description: 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. Transfer: CSU: DSI, UC. (IGETC: 4)


This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course. http://www.smccd.edu/degateway/self_assessment.php

Prior to the start date of the online course, the instructor should email students using their my.smccd.edu school email account. All official school communications are directed to your my.smccd.edu email account. To learn how to forward your my.smccd.edu email to your primary email account, go to Redirecting Email tutorial page. If you have not received an email from your instructor by the start date of the course, you can contact the instructor at their email address: williamsmichelle@smccd.edu.

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Economics                          Number of Units: 3       

Textbook: View textbook in Bookstore

IGETC: 4B-Economics - Canada

CSU:   D2-Economics - Canada



Waitlist: 3 students




Section Information as of Wednesday, October 18th 2017 - 01:33:11 pm

Instructor Email: williamsmichelle@smccd.edu.

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Williams,M 08/16-12/15 TBA ONLN OLH Online




Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017



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