Spring 2014 Class Schedule (FLC)



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ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 120
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
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. Course work includes solving algebraic equations and graphing straight and curvilinear lines as taught in Intermediate Algebra.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 18-Mar 17
MW        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC D.Barthel            FLC MAIN FL1 204         15441 
Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15682 Textbook
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 D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~smith.

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15443 Textbook
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 D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~smith.

T         10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FL1 204         16057 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLCTBA          16057 Textbook
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.

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Smith              El Dorado EDC A214       15442 Textbook




ECON 304    Principles of Microeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 120
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a graphical and functional analysis of the units (sectors) making up the economy. The focus is on the sectors choices and interactions, microeconomic goals (efficiency and equity), problems, and solutions. Major topics include basic principles of economics; basic economic analyses; demand, supply, and equilibrium in a market; markets and applications; costs and production; product and resources markets; and microeconomic problems (externalities, public goods, and income inequality). Time permitting, related topics such as international trade and health economics may also be discussed. Course work includes doing arithmetic problems, solving algebraic equations, and graphing straight and curvilinear lines.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
Th        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FL1 204         15664 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15664 Textbook
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.

TBA       TBA             LEC C.Smith              FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      15720 Textbook
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 D2L.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. For more information, please go to www.flc.losrios.edu/~smith.

TBA       TBA             LEC D.Barthel            FLC MAIN FLCTBA          20574 Textbook


ECON 320    Concepts in Personal Finance    3 Units

Same As: BUS 320
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BUS 105
General Education: AA/AS Area V(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 BUS 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.McClatchy          FLC MAIN FL1 203         15329 
Textbook

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: June 12, 2014