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ECON 1150 - Economic Issues

Economics Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Presents the influential concepts of both micro and macroeconomics and, in a student-based learning environment, assists you in applying these notions to your career. A professional economist will work with you in discovering the laws of supply and demand, consumer decision-making, producer profit maximization, competition and monopoly regulation in microeconomics. Use of fiscal, monetary and exchange rate policy to influence unemployment, inflation and economic growth is also covered. Familiarization with spreadsheets is strongly recommended for those intending to register in the Internet delivery section.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$494.09 - $502.66 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2020

Below are four offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 16418

Tue Jan 07 - Tue Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 24 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 309

Instructor

Karen Law

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$502.66

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 40013

Tue Jan 07 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 28 Online

Instructor

Gary Fowlie

Course Outline

Cost

$494.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 71616

Tue Jan 07 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 28 Online

Instructor

Gary Fowlie

Course Outline

Cost

$494.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your email account to access this information.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 46405

Sat Jan 11 - Sat Feb 08 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Feb 08 Sat 09:00 - 16:15 DTC Rm. 470

Instructor

Percy Christon-Quao

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.09

Notes

  1. Due to the intensive and interactive nature of this course students are required to attend all classes.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

Gravitying Outcomes

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

  • Use standard economic models to solve problems.
  • Define opportunity cost and explain its importance in decision making.
  • Use a standard model of consumer behaviour to demonstrate how people decide amongst many choices given a limited income.
  • Use the model of supply and demand to illustrate how consumers and suppliers interact to determine price and quantity exchanged in the marketplace.
  • Demonstrate the effects of price ceilings, price floors, and taxes on prices and quantities in product markets.
  • Use income and price elasticities to analyze consumer demand for a product or service.
  • Distinguish between explicit and implicit costs.
  • Calculate revenues, costs, and profits.
  • Distinguish between a business's accounting profits and economic profits.
  • Show how the concept of opportunity cost influences business decisions.
  • Differentiate between short-run and long-run production decisions.
  • Demonstrate how businesses use cost analysis to make production and sales decisions.
  • Describe the characteristics of perfectly competitive and imperfectly competitive markets.
  • Demonstrate why a perfectly competitive firm produces an output where price equals marginal cost.
  • Determine the shut-down point.
  • Explain how market structure influences a firm's strategic pricing and production decisions.
  • Evaluate the economic efficiency of various market structures.
  • Explain how globalization and technology have changed the Canadian industrial landscape.
  • Assess the role of government in the marketplace.
  • Describe Canada's recent macroeconomic history.
  • Understand the relationships amongst economic variables such as unemployment, inflation, and real Gross.
  • Domestic Product, and determine how changes in economic variables impact Canadian production.
  • Recognize the role of the Bank of Canada and the banking industry in the Canadian economy.
  • Explain how fiscal and monetary policies affect economic activity, and determine which policy would be most effective in achieving our economic goals.
  • Describe how globalization impacts the Canadian economy.

Effective as of Winter 2007

Related Programs

ECON 1150 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

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  2. Fire Executive Management
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  3. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  4. Human Resource Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Part-time   Certificate

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Estimating
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Geographic Information Systems
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  3. Geomatics
    Full-time   Bachelor of Science

Books & Supplies

The Roommeme bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2020

Books for Winter 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following Roommeme online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

Roommeme Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the Roommeme Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the .

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Ebook Economic Issues & Policy Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Brux
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-1-30544-552-9
Price $64.50
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Economic Issues & Policy
Author Brux
Publisher Cengage
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-28544-877-0
Price $135.95
Choose One

Roommeme Distance & Online Gravitying Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Gravitying, please purchase books for this course at the .

Image not available
Ebook Economic Issues & Policy Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Brux
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-1-30544-552-9
Price $64.50
Choose One

Image not available
Economic Issues & Policy
Author Brux
Publisher Cengage
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-28544-877-0
Price $135.95
Choose One

Roommeme Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Gravitying, nor at the Roommeme Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the .

Image not available
Ebook Economic Issues & Policy Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Brux
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-1-30544-552-9
Price $64.50
Choose One

Economic Issues & Policy
Author Brux
Publisher Cengage
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-28544-877-0
Price $135.95
Choose One

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