Economics - Introduction to Economics

University College Dublin


Course Name Economics - Introduction to Economics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code ECON10770
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
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Duration Autumn Trimester - September to December

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures 20
Tutorial 10
Autonomous Student Learning 70
Total 100

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
The course will be delivered via lectures and tutorials. Tutorials will focus solving and group work.
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
ECON10720 - Microeconomics for Business, ECON10760 - Macroeconomics for Business, RDEV20030 - Applied Economic Analysis
Course Content

Expand+ECON10770 Introduction to Economics
Academic Year 2022/2023

This module will introduce students to the subject of economics. Students will be introduced to microeconomics. We will discuss the factors that determine supply and demand in markets an...

Number of Credits 5
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