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On completion of this module students should be able to:
1. Have an understanding of the basic tools of economic analysis.
2. To be able to apply those tools to practical situations.
3. Understand the contribution economics can make to the discussion on a wide range of social and global and societal issues.
1. Supply and Demand
2. Measuring economic welfare
3. Economic growth
4. Inequality and poverty
5. Role of the government
7. Economic integration
8. The EU and Euro
9. Sovereign debt crisis
10. Covid crisis
12. Behavioral economics (maybe)
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Autonomous Student Learning||
There are no pre-requisites for this course, and this course is not a pre-requisite for moving into Level Two Economics.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Examination: End of trimester exam||2 hour End of Trimester Exam||No||Alternative linear conversion grade scale 40%||No||
|Continuous Assessment: Continuous Assessment||Throughout the Trimester||n/a||Alternative linear conversion grade scale 40%||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Summer||Yes - 2 Hour|
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
For all assessment(s), students will be given a detailed correction and a possibility to discuss their performance with the lecturer.
|Dr Zuzanna Studnicka||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Noor Ahmed Khoso||Tutor|