Spring 2018 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ECON 100    Introduction to Economics    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b)
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces the purpose, terminology, and basic concepts of economic theory, examines the fundamental economic problem of scarcity and describes how our society is organized to deal with scarcity. Core concepts in supply, demand, and markets will be presented. Coverage will include ways economic policy can mitigate problems associated with unemployment, inflation, poverty, national debt, and pollution.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Borenstein         SCC MAIN BUS 240         17447 
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On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC J.Spore              Off Campus Online        18913 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



ECON 302    Principles of Macroeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or MATH 104 with a grade of "C" or better; or through the assessment process.
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 describes the interaction among households, business, government, and the foreign sectors of the economy. It analyzes the linkage between money, interest rates, government expenditure, and taxation, in determining the levels of output, employment, prices, incomes, national debt, and balance of trade. (C-ID ECON 202)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC G.Rose               SCC MAIN BUS 222         17311 
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MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Brinkley           SCC MAIN BUS 240         17312 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Rose               SCC MAIN BUS 222         17314 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Rose               SCC MAIN BUS 222         17323 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC J.Borenstein         SCC MAIN BUS 222         17315 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC J.Borenstein         SCC MAIN BUS 225         17571 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC J.Constantine        Davis Cntr Davis 119     17316 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Camarena           SCC MAIN Online          17313 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.

TBA       TBA             LEC S.Camarena           Off Campus Online        17613 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.



ECON 304    Principles of Microeconomics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); CSU Area D2; IGETC Area 4B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: The pricing and allocation of resources under varying market competitive conditions are the focuses of this course. Consideration of the effect government action may have on the efficiency, effectiveness, and equity of market behavior and an investigation of factor markets, including labor markets and also market failure, are included. Other topics may be covered as time permits. (C-ID ECON 201)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Rose               SCC MAIN BUS 222         16905 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Rose               SCC MAIN BUS 222         16904 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Borenstein         SCC MAIN BUS 240         16907 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC J.Constantine        Davis Cntr Davis 212     16906 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC J.Constantine        Davis Cntr Davis 204     17300 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Barrett            West Sac WSC 221         18531 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Camp                TBA TBA                 20773 Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.



ECON 310    Economic Statistics    3 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 or 124 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.;
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the collection, presentation, analysis, and interpretation of numerical data. Statistical analysis will include central tendency, variation, probability, sampling, inference, analysis of variance, linear regression, and correlation. Statistical analysis using a computer statistics package or graphing calculator is required. This course focuses on statistical concepts commonly used in economics, business, and other behavioral sciences. (Competency: Mathematics)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Borenstein         SCC MAIN BUS 236         16902 
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On-Campus



ECON 330    Investments and Financial Management    3 Units

Same As: BUS 325
Prerequisite: BUS 320, ECON 302, ECON 304, or MATH 120 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Fundamentals of Investment Management and Financial Markets will provide important information that individuals should know before investing their funds or managing investments. The course will be equally valuable to those who have little or no knowledge of investing and financial markets as well as those who are already investors and want to sharpen their skills. The course will provide a blend of the traditional and modern approaches to investment decision making (and financial markets). The traditional approach is largely descriptive, while the modern approach emphasizes quantitative techniques. Credit may be awarded for ECON 330 or BUS 325, but not for both.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Handy              SCC MAIN Online          19167 
Textbook
Online Class. For MANDATORY ORIENTATION dates, times, and locations click on this website: http://www.scc.losrios.edu/buscis/orientation_spring. Please note that the instructor may drop any student who does not attend the mandatory orientation.



Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 11, 2017