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College of Extended Learning

Canada and the New Global Economy

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Economics ECON 3705 Three (3) credit hours

This course is about positioning Canada for success in the new global economy. It blends economic theory, economic analysis, economic history, and public policy in the context of the new economy of the 21st century. The contemporary features of the Canadian economy will be analyzed within the parameters of the new global economy of the 21st century.

Instructor: Dr. Constantine E. Passaris (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: Any first-year economics course or approval of instructor

Why take this course?

  • To experience the excitement of intellectual discovery and dissemination of knowledge.
  • To participate in an environment that empowers students with specialized knowledge and skills and affords them the opportunity to engage in a dialogue and intellectual debate.
  • Be part of a platform that encourages the exchange of ideas, exploring new ideas, and make a contribution towards advancing the frontiers of knowledge.
  • This course will enhance your human capital, broaden your analytical horizons, and provide you with the opportunity to accumulate specialized knowledge.

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

  • 2 x Assignments (worth 25% each)
  • 1 x Research Paper (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/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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