ECON 131 :: Principles of Economics - Macroeconomics
Spring 2014 @Windward CC

CRN: 60716
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Steve Moody
sjmoody@hawaii.edu
236-9297 (Ph)
Course URL: http://windward.hawaii.edu/Credit_Courses/ECON131
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/16/2014
Course Description: 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:
Research skills
Writing skills
Ability to formulate a thesis statement
Ability to back up arguments using published research and to cite that research appropriately
Textbooks: http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/wcc/SelectTermDept.aspx
Technical Requirements: http://www.hawaii.edu/dl/onlinelearning

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
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