Spring 2018 Class Schedule (EDC)

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ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.; or one full year of High School Algebra II with grades of "C" or better in each semester.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a graphical and functional analysis of the economy as a whole. It focuses on the economy's well-being, problems, and possible solutions. Major topics include: market demand and supply; macroeconomic sectors, goals, and problems (unemployment, inflation, business cycles, and deficits); the economy's output and price level; aggregate demand, aggregate supply, and equilibrium; and macroeconomic policies (fiscal and monetary) aimed at solving problems and stabilizing the economy. Related topics such as international trade, international finance, and economic growth are also discussed. Coursework includes solving algebraic equations and graphing straight and curvilinear lines as taught in Intermediate Algebra. (C-ID ECON 202)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

M10:30AM-11:50AMLECS.FitchEl Dorado EDC A20715915Textbook
TBATBALECS.FitchEl Dorado EDC ONLINE15915Textbook
This is a hybrid class in which half of the meeting time is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The class will meet once each week during the time listed above.

ECON 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: BUS 320
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to assist individuals in analyzing their financial affairs. Elements and conceptual basis of financial planning, analysis, and decision making in areas of budgeting, taxes, borrowing, money management, insurance, investments, and retirement will be examined with an emphasis on principles to develop students' economic decision making. Students will be using mathematical concepts as well as reading and interpreting written and oral instructions. This course is not open to students who have received credit for ECON 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALECM.WatanabeEl Dorado EDC ONLINE20260Textbook
TBATBALECM.WatanabeEl Dorado EDCTBA 20260Textbook
This is an online course. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at
canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please contact the instructor at watanam@flc.losrios.edu

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: March 20, 2018