Macroeconomics

Code: OLRN1600

Course description

Recommended: Microeconomics (Internet) [formerly Introduction to Microeconomics (Internet)].This course introduces students to the principles essential to understanding contemporary macroeconomic issues. Emphasis is placed on the use of economic models to analyze economic developments accurately and objectively. Students examine the macroeconomic problems facing society including unemployment, inflation, and economic growth. As well, students evaluate government use of fiscal and monetary policy to deal with these problems. The impact of macroeconomics on students' civic, working and personal lives is explored. Note: Students who successfully complete this course can apply for an exemption from Macroeconomics.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Notice for general electives

If you are pursuing a diploma or advanced diploma, contact Jen Matthews at 519-748-5220 ext. 3265, prior to registering to ensure that your selection is eligible for your program.

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 10, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $385.92
 
End date: Dec. 17, 2019
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030 OLRN1600

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Start Date: Oct. 1, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $385.92
 
End date: Jan. 7, 2020
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030 OLRN1600

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Start Date: Nov. 1, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $385.92
 
End date: Feb. 7, 2020
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030 OLRN1600

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Start Date: Dec. 2, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $385.92
 
End date: Mar. 9, 2020
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030 OLRN1600

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Registration dates

ed2go fall course registration opens August 19, 2019

Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019. Spring 2020 registration opens February 3, 2020.