ECON 131 :: Principles of Economics II: Macroeconomics
Spring 2010 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 23712
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Vicky Chiu-Irion
vickyci@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/11/2010 - 05/14/2010
Schedule Notes: This is an online course using the UH System Laulima web site, the HCC server, or a combination.
Course Restrictions: Maximum of 6 credits transferable to UH Manoa for any 2 of the following 3 courses: ECON 120, 130, 131.
Note: This course satisfies requirements for Economic and Business majors at UH Manoa.
Course Requirements: Before the first day of instruction, email your instructor 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 placement in MATH 100; MATH 24 OR placement in MATH 25
Recommended prep: ECON 120 or 130
Course Description: Analysis of economic systems with emphasis on the forces determining levels and changes of national income in the U.S. economy. Describes the basic economic institutions within the context of government policies concerning unemployment, inflation, and growth.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Honolulu CC 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/
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/webct_studentfaq.htm
https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal/site/!gateway/page/83b830e4-c4e8-4956-802c-d15534187267
Updated: Tuesday, October 6, 2009 13:59:32