- Module code: EC136
- Module name: Economics 1: Macro
- Department: Economics
- Credit: 15
Module content and teaching
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.
|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%|
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