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2019-2020 Catalog [Archived] 
2019-2020 Catalog [Archived] [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ECON 1 - Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics

3 units
3 hours lecture
Prerequisite: MATH 73  or MATH 80  with a minimum grade of C in prerequisite or qualification by testing (El Camino College Mathematics Placement Test) and assessment
Recommended Preparation: eligibility for ENGL 1A 
Credit, degree applicable
Transfer CSU, UC

This course introduces students to the principles that explain the operation of the national economy. Topics to be analyzed include consumption of products, exchange, aggregate output, the money supply, national income, price level, economic growth, international trade, international finance, and macroeconomic policies.

Note: Economics or Business majors should consult with a counselor to determine which intermediate algebra course is appropriate for the major.

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