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Course Description

Economics - ECON 202

Principles of Microeconomics (4-0) 4 Cr. Hrs.

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.)

  • MATH 47 or a minimum score of 19 ACT-Math, 25 SAT-Math or 100 CPT-Elementary Algebra.

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

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2018; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/18/2018

 202142985Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Badry P$12.0029/31/0Open 
 202142999Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Hunt D$12.0029/31/0Open 
 202246110Prin Microeconomics 4Howie C$12.0026/30/0OpenT R  09:00 AM-11:26 AM RC690

Fall; 2018; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2018

 202141211Prin Microeconomics 4Hale K$12.0014/28/0OpenT R  01:30 PM-03:24 PM LA110
 202142965Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Howie C$12.0016/31/0Open 
 202142997Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Howie C$12.0024/31/0Open 
 202246124Prin Microeconomics 4Howie C$12.0030/31/0OpenM W  01:00 PM-02:54 PM RC695

Spring; 2018; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/07/2018

 202122708Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Howie C$12.004/31/0Open 
 202122927Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Howie C$12.004/31/0Open 
 202122965Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Howie C$12.0010/31/0Open 

Summer; 2018; ECONOMICS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/02/2018

 202131255Prin Microeconomics 4Hale K$12.0011/28/0OpenT R  05:30 PM-09:43 PM LA100
 202132302Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Hunt D$12.000/31/0Closed 
 202132708Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Hunt D$12.0015/31/0Open 
 202132761Prin MicroeconomicsOnline4Badry P$12.000/31/1Closed