Feb 26, 2024  
RCC Catalog 2023-2024 
RCC Catalog 2023-2024
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ECON 202 - Principles of Macroeconomics

4 Credit(s)

Prerequisite(s): BT 114  or WR 121Z  or designated placement.

Course Description: Deals with human behavior and choices as they relate to the entire economy. Covers aggregate demand and aggregate supply of goods and services, how tax and spending affect the entire economy’s output and employment, and how the Federal Reserve can manipulate the supply of money, inflation and economic growth.

Course Level: Lower Division Collegiate

Course Learning Outcomes:
  • CLO#1: Define and profile important economic principles and government policy decisions that reinforce the role economic institutions play in society.
  • CLO#2: Identify complex economic theories, principles and practices.
  • CLO#3: Comprehension of a succession of economic concepts that grow in complexity throughout the course.
  • CLO#4: Describe economic principles and government policies that demonstrate the inter-related nature of our global economy. (ILO: Critical Thinking)

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