ECON 202

Principles of Microeconomics

Course Description

This course provides students with an introduction to the theory of consumer behavior, production theory, market structure in product and resource/factor markets and microeconomic policy.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Summarize economics and its relationship to the other social sciences.
  • Explain the basic microeconomic concept.
  • Illustrate graphs in economics analysis.
  • Analyze graphs in economics analysis.
  • Evaluate the role of rational self-interest in microeconomic analysis.
  • Analyze household behavior in product and factor markets.
  • Analyze producer behavior in product and factor markets.
  • Characterize the four basic market models.
  • Prescribe microeconomic policy to both product and resource/factor markets.
  • Appraise the situation of global poverty.
  • Examine the distribution of income in the U.S.
  • Investigate antitrust policy in the U.S. economy.
  • Solve a variety of economic problems using mathematical methods.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2015; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2015

 202142999Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$30.005/31/0Open
 202246110Principles of Microeconomics 4Howie C 3/30/0Open
T R 09:00AM-11:26AMRC690

Fall; 2015; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2015

 202141211Principles of Microeconomics 4Badry P 3/30/0Open
T R 01:30PM-03:24PMBTC200
 202142965Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$30.005/31/0Open
 202142997Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$30.004/31/0Open
 202246124Principles of Microeconomics 4Howie C 5/31/0Open
M W 01:00PM-02:54PMRC695

Winter; 2016; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/01/2016

 202111202Principles of Microeconomics 4Heini D 7/31/0Open
T R 10:30AM-12:56PMAS376
 202112708Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$30.0027/31/0Open
 202112965Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$30.0031/31/0Open
 202112985Principles of Microeconomics Online4Badry P$30.0011/31/0Open

Winter; 2016; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2016

 202111211Principles of Microeconomics 4Heini D 0/30/0Closed
M W 02:00PM-03:54PMAS830
 202112470Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$30.0013/31/0Open
 202112927Principles of Microeconomics Online4Howie C$30.0016/31/0Open
 202112952Principles of Microeconomics Online4Hunt D$30.0028/31/0Open
 202216140Principles of Microeconomics 4Howie C 18/31/0Open
T R 02:00PM-03:54PMRC670

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