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EC136 - Economics 1: Macro

  • Module code: EC136
  • Module name: Economics 1: Macro
  • Department: Economics
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To develop in students an understanding of fundamental and intermediate concepts in macroeconomic analysis; To equip students with a range of appropriate analytical skills, including descriptive, graphical and mathematical methods; and to develop the capacity to apply analytical techniques to real world problems.

Principal learning outcomes

To understand key concepts and principles in macroconomics; To demonstrate knowledge of economics trends, institutions; and policies and to abstract and simplify economic problems through the application of theoretical models.

Timetabled teaching activities

20 Lecture hours and 8 Support and Feedback classes.

Departmental link

https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/economics/current/modules/ec136

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: EC136-15)
D (Assessed/examined work) 2000 word essay 20%
  1.5 hour examination (Summer) 80%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional

N/A