ECON 120 :: Introduction to Economics
Fall 2012 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 31229
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Barbara Ross
rosspfei@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9178 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/14/2012
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisites:
Qualification for ENG 100; qualification for Math 24 or higher.
Course Description: ECON 120 focuses on general understanding of the functions of economic systems, including various approaches to the organization of production and allocation of resources, and of policies to achieve national economic goals; these include
the determination of national income, inflation, recession, unemployment, taxation, labor unions, environmental pollution, energy, and economic growth.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Kapiolani CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/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


Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/laulima_students.htm
Additional Notes: This ECON 120 class section (CRN 31229) is conducted on the Internet. For additional information please contact the instructor via email (barbara.ross@hawaii.edu). Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.
Updated: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 15:05:39