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College of Extended Learning

Principles of Microeconomics

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Economics ECON 1013 Three (3) credit hours

This is an introductory course in microeconomics. It serves as a prerequisite for most if not all higher level economics courses. The objective of this course is to introduce you to basic principles of microeconomics which include demand and supply, pricing, market structure, government intervention, input markets and international trade. Students with credit in ECON1001 may not take this course for credit.

Instructor: Dr. Weiqiu Yu (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: None

Why take this course?

  • Learn problem-solving skills
  • Become an informed citizen
  • Gain a foundation for a career in business, economics, and law

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 13 x Quizzes (best 10 counted, 20% total)
  • 1 x Midterm Test (10%)
  • 1 x Final Exam (invigilated, 70%)

The final exam for this course will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form to book.

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course. For more information on fees and methods of payment, please click here.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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