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, Blended
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn and Spring (separate)
Application Date 2021-2022 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for September 2021 reopening in August!
Duration Autumn Trimester Sept to Dec
Mode of Delivery: Blended
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Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
ECON10720 - Microeconomics for Business, ECON10760 - Macroeconomics for Business
Course Content

Expand+Autumn 2019: Semester 1

ECON10770 Introduction to Economics
Academic Year 2019/2020

This module will introduce students to the subject of economics. Students will be introduced to microeconomics. We will discuss the factors that determine supp...

Subjects Taught Indicative Module Content:
Topics include:
Demand and supply
Own-price elasticity of demand
Gov’t and the economy
Labour market
Welfare (GDP, etc.)
Aggregate demand
(Central) Banks
Financial crisis
Number of Credits 5
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