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College of Extended Learning

Economics for Engineers

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Economics ECON 1073 Three (3) credit hours

This course is aimed at students who normally major in disciplines outside arts, but who want to acquire knowledge of the economic way of thinking and economic concepts to understand events occurring around us. It includes both parts of economic theory, microeconomics and macroeconomics, presented in a flexible, fast going way. The course will be especially useful for students who possess analytical skills since economic concepts are seen through simple economic modelling.

Open only to engineering and computer science students. Students who take this course may not take any other first year economics course for credit.

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

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

  • Test #1 (60 multiple-choice questions, worth 15%)
  • Test #2 (60 multiple-choice questions, worth 15%)
  • Test #3 (50 multiple-choice questions, worth 10%)
  • Test #4 (60 multiple-choice questions, worth 10%)
  • 1 x Final Exam (worth 50%)

All mid-term exams and final exams for online courses will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable 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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