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Course Number: ECON 1
Principles of Economics (Macro-Economics)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)
Prerequisite: Math 203 or 205B or 211D
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Introductory economic concepts: Measurements of national income and production; causes of inflation, recession, and depression; money and banking; government monetary and fiscal (spending and taxation) policies; stabilization techniques; economic growth; history of economic thought and philosophy.  2204.00
AA/AS area 2; CSU area D; IGETC area 4

 

Course Number: ECON 2
Principles of Economics (Micro-Economics)
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)
Prerequisite: Math 203 or 205B or 211D
Econ 1 is not a pre-requisite to Econ 2
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Principles of micro-economics: Forms of business organization, theory of the firm within competitive and non-competitive markets, distribution of income, poverty, labor issues, agriculture.  2204.00
AA/AS area 2; CSU area D; IGETC area 4

 

Course Number: ECON 48NA-TZ
Selected Topics in Economics
Units: .5-5
Class: 0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: See section on Selected Topics. 2204.00

 

Course Number: ECON 49
Independent Study in Economics
Units: .5-5
Class: (GR)
Course study under this section may be repeated three times for a maximum of 5 units.
Acceptable for credit: CSU
Description: See section on Independent Study. 2204.00

 

Course Number: ECON 248NA-TZ
Selected Topics in Economics
Units: .5-5
Class: 0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP)
Description: See section on Selected Topics. 2204.00