Economics

Economics

Catalog Number:

10809195

Credits:

3.00

Description:

Provides an overview of how a market-oriented economic system operates and surveys the factors that influence national economic policy. Basic concepts and analyses are illustrated by reference to a variety of contemporary problems and public policy issues. Concepts include scarcity, resources, alternative economic systems, growth, supply and demand, monetary and fiscal policy, inflation, unemployment and global economic issues. A student scoring between 55-80 on Accuplacer Reading Comprehension or 60-80 on Accuplacer Sentence Skills is recommended to co-enroll in the Introduction to College Reading course and/or Introduction to College Writing, respectively. Prerequisite: Minimum Accuplacer scores - Reading 55, Sentence Skills 60 or equivalent, or Intro to College Reading 10848104 with a grade of "C" or better and Intro to College Writing 10831103 with a grade of "C" or better

Requirements:

Prerequisite: Minimum Accuplacer scores - Reading 55, Sentence Skills 60 or equivalent, or Intro to College Reading 10848104 with a grade of "C" or better and Intro to College Writing 10831103 with a grade of "C" or better

Upcoming Schedule:

Fall 2017

08/24/2017 TO 12/20/2017

No classes offered during this term.

Spring 2018

01/22/2018 TO 05/16/2018

Class# Start Date End Date Day Class Time Mode Location Credits
21736 01/22/18 05/14/18 M 10:10 AM - 1:10 PM Marshfield 3.00
21741 01/25/18 05/10/18 R 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Stevens Point 3.00
21742 01/22/18 05/14/18 M 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM Stevens Point 3.00
21743 01/26/18 05/11/18 F 9:05 AM - 12:05 PM Stevens Point 3.00
21744 01/22/18 05/16/18 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Virtual Campus 3.00
21745 01/22/18 05/16/18 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Virtual Campus 3.00
21746 01/23/18 05/16/18 TWR 1:25 PM - 2:20 PM Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
Summer 2018

06/04/2018 TO 08/03/2018

Class# Start Date End Date Day Class Time Mode Location Credits
40022 06/04/18 07/30/18 MW 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM Telepresence Marshfield 3.00
40025 06/04/18 07/30/18 MW 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM Telepresence Stevens Point 3.00
40019 06/04/18 08/03/18 MTWRFSU 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Online Virtual Campus 3.00
40027 06/04/18 07/30/18 MW 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM Telepresence Wisconsin Rapids 3.00