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ECN 101 Basic Economics
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisite: Reading: Grade of C or better in RDG 091, an ACT Reading score of 18 or above, or an appropriate placement score Writing: Grade of C or better in ENG 098, an ACT English score of 20, or an appropriate placement score. Math: Grade of C or better in MTH 096 or MTH 099, an ACT Math score of 21, or an appropriate placement score.+
Recommended: For students not planning further study in ECN 102 and 103

This course offers an overview of basic economics. It includes an examination of the overall performance of the U.S. economy and its individual units. Topics studied include how markets work, cost theory, market structures, economic growth, inflation, unemployment, the business cycle, fiscal and monetary policies, and the global economy. (Not recommended for business or economic majors). (1.1) Fulfills the ECC/IAI General Education/Social Sciences requirement. IAI Course Number: S3 900 Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

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