ECON 3705 Canada and the New Global Economy | UNB

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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 (view Econ 3705 syllabus)
Prerequisite: Any first-year economics course or permission of the 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 (25% each)
  • 1 x Research Paper (50%)

Fees and payments

There is a $150 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course in addition to applicable tuition & fees. Learn more about tuition and fees and methods of payment.