ECON 120 :: Introduction to Economics
Fall 2013 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 20138
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Vicky Chiu-Irion
vickyci@hawaii.edu
(808) 845-9249 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/20/2013
Course Requirements: Before the first day of instruction, email your intructor that you have registered for the course. The starting point for the class is
<https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal>.
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite: ENG 22/60 or ESL 23, OR Placement in ENG 100; MATH 24 or Placement in MATH 25

Students must know how to use the hardware and software
Course Description: A broad introduction to understanding the functioning of economic systems and and the problems of national economic performance in the United States. The problems of resource allocation in a market economy are also considered. Maximum of 6 credits transferable to UH Manoa for any 2 of the following 3 courses: ECON 120, 130, 131. Note: This course does not satisfy requirements for Economics or Business majors at UH Manoa. (3 hrs. lect. per week)
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the HonCC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
Additional Notes: Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/webctfacultysupport/laulimastudentorientation/
https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal/site/!gateway/page/83b830e4-c4e8-4956-802c-d15534187267
Updated: Sunday, March 17, 2013 22:36:55