ECON-1210 Survey of Economics

3 Credits

The Survey of Economics provides an introductory overview of economics for non-econ majors. This class is not intended for those students who plan on taking the principles of microeconomics (ECON-2000) and the principles of macroeconomics (ECON-2010).

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: Ohio Transfer 36 TMSBS.

ECON-179H Honors Contract in Economics

1 Credit

Honors Contract complements and exceeds requirements and expected outcomes for an existing 1000-level honors course through formulation of a contract with a faculty mentor. This independent study at the honors level may also be taken with a non-honors course. When taken with a non-honors course the Honors Contract adds an honor experience to that course. In conjunction with a faculty mentor, student will formulate a contract, which upon completion will result in distinctive scholarship. The student is required to meet on a regularly scheduled basis with the instructor for mentor-student tutorial sessions. A maximum of six Honor Contracts (six credit hours) may be taken at the college (includes 179H and 279H).

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval: must be taken concurrently with a 1000-level course whose instructor agrees to mentor the student in this contract.

ECON-1820 Independent Study/Research in Economics

1-3 Credits

Directed individual study. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval, and instructor approval, and ENG-0995 Applied College Literacies, or appropriate score on English Placement Test. Note: ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II taken prior to Fall 2021 will also meet prerequisite requirements.

ECON-182H Honors Independent Study/Research in Economics

1-3 Credits

Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0995 Applied College Literacies, or appropriate score on English Placement Test; and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses. Note: ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II taken prior to Fall 2021 will also meet prerequisite requirements.

ECON-2000 Principles of Microeconomics

3 Credits

This course uses the basic tools of microeconomics to study the economic decisions of households and business firms in a market based economic system with some government involvement.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): MATH-0955 Beginning Algebra I or appropriate score on Math placement test to enroll in a 1000-level Mathematics course.

OAN Approved: Ohio Transfer 36 TMSBS and Transfer Assurance Guide OSS004

ECON-2010 Principles of Macroeconomics

3 Credits

This course introduces the language, tools, and basic models used to study the aggregate economy, including the impact of fiscal policy and monetary policy. It is recommended that students take ECON-2000 prior to taking this course.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): MATH-0955 Beginning Algebra or appropriate score on Math Placement test to enroll in 1000-level Mathematics.

OAN Approved: Ohio Transfer 36 TMSBS and Transfer Assurance Guide OSS005

ECON-279H Sophomore Honors Contract

1 Credit

Sophomore Honors Contract in Economics complements and exceeds requirements and expected outcomes for an existing Economics 2000-level course through formulation of a contract with a faculty mentor. In conjunction with a faculty mentor, student will formulate a contract that upon completion will result in distinctive scholarship appropriate to honors 2000-level. In order to complete the contract, student is required to meet on a regularly scheduled basis with instructor offering the contract for mentor-student tutorial sessions. A maximum of six Honors Contracts (six credits) may be taken at the College (includes 179H and 279H).

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): Must be taken concurrently with a 2000-level course in Economics, whose instructor agrees to mentor the student in the sophomore honors contract. Departmental approval required.

ECON-2820 Advanced Independent Study/Research in Economics

1,3 Credit

Directed individual advanced study. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval, and instructor approval, and ENG-0995 Applied College Literacies, or appropriate score on English Placement Test. Note: ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II taken prior to Fall 2021 will also meet prerequisite requirements.

ECON-282H Honors Advanced Independent Study in Economics

1-3 Credits

Advanced Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0995 Applied College Literacies, or appropriate score on English Placement Test; and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses. Note: ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II taken prior to Fall 2021 will also meet prerequisite requirements.