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Course Descriptions


IAI Social and Behavioral Sciences ECON 101: Principles of Microeconomics

Prerequisite(s):
-Completion of MATH 093 or 094 OR
-Placement at college level math
AND
-Placement at college level English OR
-Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099/101

Microeconomics, including utility, supply and demand, and product and resource pricing with specific emphasis on associated problems of American economy. 3 credit hours
IAI GEC Code - S3 902

Transferrable General Education Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

IAI Social and Behavioral Sciences ECON 102: Principles of Macroeconomics

Prerequisite(s):
-Completion of ECON 101 with a grade of C or better
AND
-Placement at college level English OR
-Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099/101

Introduction to the American economic system with emphasis on macroeconomics including national income accounting, employment theory, and fiscal and monetary policies. 3 credit hours
IAI GEC Code - S3 901

Transferrable General Education Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ECON 220: Comparative Economic Systems

Prerequisite(s):
-Completion of ECON 101
AND
-Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ECON 102
AND
-Placement at college level English OR
-Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099/101

Comparative analysis of several types of economic systems. Discussion of alternative models of economic decision-making. Case studies of such economies as China, Japan, South Africa, Sweden, and Russia. 3 credit hours

Transferrable Elective Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

Economics Questions

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