Study of the economic forces which determine a country’s income, employment, and prices. Roles of consumers, businesses, banks, and governments are explored.
Student Learning Outcomes
Translate important macroeconomic terms and theories into various forms. Skills needed to achieve this outcome:
Writing ability, ability to translate economic terms into their own words.
Mathematical ability, ability to translate and interpret economic theories in a two dimensional graphical space.
Identify, explore and analyze macroeconomic concepts using economic analysis and research skills. Skills needed to achieve this outcome:
Ability to formulate a thesis statement
Ability to back up arguments using published research and to cite that research appropriately