ECON 130 :: Principles of Economics/Microeconimics
Spring 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 33792
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Ibrahim E Dik
ibrahim@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9830 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 02/10/2013
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite(s):
Qualification for ENG 100; qualification for MATH 25 or higher.
Course Description: ECON 130 focuses on price system and market structures; theory of consumer behavior and market demand; production costs and the theory of the firm under competition, monopoly, oligopoly, and monopolistic competition; social costs, ecology, and externalities; public policy and income distribution; conservation and energy; population economics; food and the agricultural
sector; and fundamentals of international economics. Emphasis will be placed on writing, problem-solving, critical thinking, and abstract reasoning. Student must fulfill one hour of lab work per week.

This ECON 130 class section (CRN 33792) requires students to complete 15 hours of economics laboratory.

This ECON 130 section (CRN 33792) is conducted on the Internet. Students must have access to a computer with Internet connection. For additional information please contact the instructor (ibrahim@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: This ECON 130 class section (CRN 33792) is conducted on the Internet. Students must have access to a computer with Internet connection. For additional information please contact the instructor (ibrahim@hawaii.edu). Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements and/or email.
Updated: Monday, October 29, 2012 15:48:29