Macroeconomics

Code: OLRN1600

Course description

Knowledge of contemporary macroeconomic issues is essential to understanding the world we live in. Students investigate fundamental macroeconomics principles with an emphasis on the use of economic models to analyze economic developments accurately and objectively. Through a combination of instruction and practical application, students examine unemployment, inflation and economic growth, as well as evaluate government use of fiscal and monetary policy in dealing with these key macroeconomic issues. In addition, Canada's international economic relationships are explored.

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.

Credit transfer

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

 
Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 14, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Dec. 21, 2021
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030

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, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Jan. 7, 2022
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030

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, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Feb. 7, 2022
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030

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. 1, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Mar. 9, 2022
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: ECON1030

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

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.