ECON 131 :: Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics
Summer 2012 @UH Maui College

CRN: 45117 (KAH); 45118 (DE)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Milena Boritzer
milenakb@hawaii.edu
984-3326 (Ph)
984-3251 (Fax)
Course URL: http://mauicc.hawaii.edu/staff/foreman/welcome.html
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 06/04/2012 - 08/11/2012
Course Requirements: Email instructor at milenakb@hawaii.edu for course information after registering.
Course Prerequisites: Placement at ENG 100 and placement at MATH 27 or 100, or consent.
Course Description: Analyzes the forces determing national and international economic performance in such areas as employment, inflation, production, money supply, and trade. Presents, in historical context, the modern economic situation. Describes the relative roles of major economic institutions such as businesses, labor unions, government agencies, international organizations, and the banks.

Textbooks: Schiller, Bradley R; The Economy Today w/ McGraw-Hill Homework Manager Code; 11th ed, 2008; McGraw-Hill; 0-0772-5736-7

UH Outreach Bookstore: 1-800-UHBOOKS
http://www.hawaii.edu/dl/student/afterreg/uhoutreachbooks.html

Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. 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:
PC with Windows 98, NT, 2000 or XP or a Macintosh II running System 9. Netscape Navigator 7.0 or higher, or Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher; a 56k modem connection (DSL or Roadrunner recommended); an e-mail client; word procession software (e.g. Microsoft Word/Works, Clarisworks, etc.); and basic internet skills (browsing, sending email, saving/sending files.

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: http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/webctstudentorientation/

Updated: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 12:01:14