ECON 131 :: Principles of Economics/Macroeconomics
Fall 2012 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 31241
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Barbara Ross
rosspfei@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9178 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/14/2012
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite(s):
ECON 130, MATH 25 or higher; qualification for ENG 100.
Course Description: ECON 131 focuses on macroeconomics with emphasis on modern theory of income determination indicating how and why income, production, employment and price levels fluctuate. The course
also will investigate the structure of the banking system and its role in the economy, and public policy questions arising from changes in these aggregates. Emphasis will be placed on writing, problemsolving, critical thinking and abstract reasoning. Student must fulfill one hour of lab work per week.

This ECON 131 class section (CRN 31241) requires students to complete 15 hours of economic laboratory.

This ECON 131 class section (CRN 31241) is conducted on the Internet. For additional
information please contact the instructor (barbara.ross@hawaii.edu). Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.
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: Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.

For additional information please contact the instructor via email(rosspfei@hawaii.edu).MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH announcements, and/or email.

This ECON 131 class section (CRN 31241) requires students to complete 15 hours of economic laboratory.
Updated: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 15:09:57