ECON 202

Principles of Microeconomics (4-0) 4 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course provides students with an introduction to the theory of consumer behavior, production theory, market structure in product and resource/factor markets and microeconomic policy.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Summarize economics and its relationship to the other social sciences.
  • Explain the basic microeconomic concept.
  • Illustrate graphs in economics analysis.
  • Analyze graphs in economics analysis.
  • Evaluate the role of rational self-interest in microeconomic analysis.
  • Analyze household behavior in product and factor markets.
  • Analyze producer behavior in product and factor markets.
  • Characterize the four basic market models.
  • Prescribe microeconomic policy to both product and resource/factor markets.
  • Appraise the situation of global poverty.
  • Examine the distribution of income in the U.S.
  • Investigate antitrust policy in the U.S. economy.
  • Solve a variety of economic problems using mathematical methods.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2016; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/20/2016

 202142999Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$12.0029/31/0Open
 202246110Principles of Microeconomics 4Howie C$12.0025/30/0Open
T R 09:00AM-11:26AMRC690

Fall; 2016; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/29/2016

 202141211Principles of Microeconomics 4Badry P$12.000/30/2Closed
T R 01:30PM-03:24PMPE100
 202142965Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$12.0019/31/0Open
 202142997Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$12.0028/31/0Open
 202246124Principles of Microeconomics 4Howie C$12.0022/31/0Open
M W 01:00PM-02:54PMRC695

Spring; 2016; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/09/2016

 202122708Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$30.006/31/0Open
 202122927Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$30.007/31/0Open

Summer; 2016; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/05/2016

 202131255Principles of Microeconomics 4Badry P 3/28/0Open
T R 05:30PM-09:43PMLA100
 202132302Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$30.001/31/0Open
 202132708Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$30.0010/31/0Open
 202137805Principles of Microeconomics Hybrid4Badry P 20/31/0Open
T R 02:00PM-04:24PMBTC100

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