Mar 07, 2021  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2019-2020 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 101: Introduction to Economics

5 Cr
Quarters: F, W, S
This course introduces students to the study of economics and the primary school of economic thought with particular emphasis on economics as a social science. Students will explore the use of economics principles, theories, and models associated with microeconomics and macroeconomics, the main fields of economics, and utilize those principles to examine economic issues found in current economic events to better understand our federal, state, and local economies. 
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL& 101  or successful completion of BA 138  with a grade of C or better and eligibility for MATH 085  or successful completion of BA 115  with a grade of C or better.
Distribution for DTA: Social Sciences