Economics

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ECON 100 CONTEMPORARY ECONOMIC PROBLEMS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Presents a nontechnical introduction to the basic concepts of economics. Investigates economic basis of such real-world problems as inflation, unemployment, economic power, and international trade deficits. (Does not fulfill the lower-division economics requirements for business or economics majors transferring to four-year institutions.) [D; CSU; UC]
ECON 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88037 ECON 100 01 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 1684 Morales,Ruth 18 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
ECON 101 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS I 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 60 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces the process of basic economic principles and the theory relating to the structure of our economic institutions, economic problems analysis, and formation of public policy. Emphasizes macro analysis, including gross domestic product (GDP) analysis, money and banking, economic stability and growth, business cycles, and monetary and fiscal policy. [D; CSU; UC]
ECON 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88039 ECON 101 03 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 476 Elahi-Shirazi,Homayun 18 3*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88040 ECON 101 05 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 476 Crane,Peggy 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88041 ECON 101 07 10:00AM-10:50AM MWF 476 Elahi-Shirazi,Homayun 18 10*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88042 ECON 101 13 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 476 Crane,Peggy 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88043 ECON 101 15 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 477 Morales,Ruth 18 14*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88044 ECON 101 17 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 476 Morales,Ruth 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88045 ECON 101 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Crane,Peggy 8 10*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88046 ECON 101 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Crane,Peggy 8 3*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88047 ECON 101 503 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Crane,Peggy 15 7*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
ECON 102 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS II 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 60 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ECON 101 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Emphasizes a study of the principles and applications regarding specific economic sectors (micro analysis). Includes analyses of various competitive models in a market economy, including the analysis of the theory of the firm, the role of prices, and market failures. Focuses on the logic of rational decision-making and international economics. [D; CSU; UC]
ECON 102 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88048 ECON 102 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 392 Silverman,Bruce 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88049 ECON 102 03 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 472 Wasko,James 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88052 ECON 102 05 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 476 Lebedeva,Natalya 18 19*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88050 ECON 102 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Crane,Peggy 8 7*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88051 ECON 102 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Crane,Peggy 8 0*
ONLINE
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 15
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