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This is a draft version of the LCC Catalog and is intended for review purposes only.

Economics


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ECON& 201Micro Economics5 CR SOCSS, F, W, Sp

Introduces the characteristics of a market economy, focusing on price and output determination in individual product and resource markets, consumer behavior, the behavior of the firm, market structures, and comparative advantage.

Prerequisite: MATH 088 or TECH 088 or BUS 104 (was BSAD 104) and ENGL& 101 or BUS 190 (was BSAD 190).


ECON& 202Macro Economics5 CR SOCSS, Sp

Analyzes the aggregate economy focusing on: national income accounting, inflation, business cycle theory, unemployment, growth, money and banking, fiscal and monetary policies, international trade, and finance.

Prerequisite: ECON& 201 with a grade of C or better.


ECON 104Contemporary Economic Issues5 CR SOCS

Introduces basic economic models and applies these models to current economic problems. Addresses related policy options and choices.

Prerequisite: MATH 079 or TECH 079


ECON 105Introduction to Economics5 CR SOCSS, F, W, Sp

Analyzes basic microeconomic and macroeconomic principles, focusing on the market and price system, theory of the firm, consumer behavior, inflation, unemployment, total output, money and banking, the role of government, and international trade.

Prerequisites: None.


ECON 288Cooperative Work Experience1 CR - 15 CR

Provides work-based learning experience in a specific program of study. Individualized student outcomes are developed, focusing on behaviors that contribute to workplace success.

Prerequisites: Instructor or Cooperative Education Coordinator permission Concurrent requirements: COLL 289 or BTEC 294 or BUS 294 or IT 294 must be taken prior to or concurrent with this course.


ECON 299Independent Study1 CR - 10 CR

Offers individualized learning opportunities for knowledge or skill development. Content and expectations are established between the student and instructor, and documented in an Independent Study contract.

Prerequisites: By instructor permission only.


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