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EC109 - Microeconomics 1

  • Module code: EC109
  • Module name: Microeconomics 1
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To provide students with a thorough grounding in the basic principles of microeconomics and exposure to a range of applications of the theory.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module the student should have developed a solid grasp of the basic theoretical material and be able to demonstrate knowledge of important areas of application.

Timetabled teaching activities

40 Lecture hours and 16 Support and Feedback classes.

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: EC109-30)
D1 (Assessed/examined work) Test 1 10%
  Test 2 10%
  3 hour examination (Summer) 80%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed Visiting/Exchange PART YEAR ONLY 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

  • Undergraduate Economics 3 Year Variants (L100) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Economics 3 Year Variants (L116) - Year 1
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