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Modules

Modules

ECO1090 : Introductory Economics (Study Abroad S2)

Semesters
Semester 2 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 5.0

Aims

To introduce basic concepts in economics to students not progressing to study degree in economics.

Outline Of Syllabus

Introduction.
Aggregate demand and supply; Money and interest rates; inflation and unemployment;
Open economy; Business Cycles

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion132:0032:00N/A
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture141:0014:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyDirected research and reading125:0025:00N/A
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesSmall group teaching41:004:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyIndependent study125:0025:00N/A
Total100:00
Jointly Taught With
Code Title
ECO1017Introductory Economics
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

Lectures provide overview. Small group classes support learning through exercises and opportunity for discussion.

Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Essay2A1002000 words
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

Test depth of understanding.

Reading Lists

Timetable