Economics Learning Outcomes
By fulfilling all of the course requirements for the Bachelor’s of Science or Art in Economics, students will have demonstrated they can:
- Understand theories and principles in microeconomics including price theory, market structure, trade-offs, comparative advantage, factor markets, consumer theory, public goods, externalities and market failure. Apply these principles to analyze economic issues.
- Understand theories and principles in macroeconomics including national income accounting, models of output determination, models of aggregate demand and supply, the money market, fiscal policy and monetary policy.
- Communicate effectively using written and oral arguments about specific economic issues.
- Acquire the necessary quantitative skills used in economic analyses.
Note: Learning goals are subject to regular review and revision.