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Macroeconomics ECON 2200

Economics Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Presents a challenging overview of the workings of an economy. Stresses measurement and determination of national economic activity, the role of monetary and fiscal policy, and the understanding of inflation, unemployment and growth in an international environment. Prepares students to weigh political and economic issues as they relate to their business ventures.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$699.17 - $752.39 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are four offerings of ECON 2200 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 60248

Duration

Tue Apr 05 - Sat Jul 02 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 60248
  • $699.17
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 05 - Jul 02 N/A N/A Online
May 04 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Distance SE06 Rm. 233
Jun 01 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Distance SW01 Rm. 1021
Jun 29 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Distance SE06 Rm. 233
Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$699.17

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This is an asynchronous online course supplemented with recorded videos of course content. This course requires all students to write both midterms as well as the final exam in person at the above dates/times/locations. Students must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Students are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however, they are required to submit all open book assignments/quizzes on their due dates. Students must have a textbook with MyEconLab (or etext with MyEconLab) by first day of class. This course is not self-paced. It contains weekly open book assignments/quizzes. If the student has a conflict between one or more exams and another course (or work schedule), there will be no accommodations made by the instructor, but the student may book an exam with BCIT Test Centre (www.bcit.ca/test-centre/) on a date approved by the department. To arrange this, please contact busapts@bcit.ca. Please note that the student will be responsible for covering the cost of writing the exam with the Test Centre. If you have any questions about the course, please contact the instructor, Zu Fromm (Zuzana_Fromm@bcit.ca) directly prior to registering. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 60453

Duration

Wed May 04 - Wed Aug 03 (14 weeks)

  • 14 weeks
  • CRN 60453
  • $736.00
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 04 - Aug 03 Wed 12:30 - 16:20 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 205
Instructor

William Shen

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$736.00

Important information
  1. Please direct any inquiries to the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway, at schanway@bcit.ca. No class July 1 due to statutory holiday (Canada Day).
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 63148

Duration

Mon Jun 13 - Mon Aug 08 (8 weeks)

  • 8 weeks
  • CRN 63148
  • $736.00
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 13 - Aug 08 Mon, Wed 09:00 - 12:25 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 204
Instructor

Eddy Fung

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$736.00

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. Class WILL NOT BE HELD Monday, August 1, 2022 (BC Day).
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 66556

Duration

Mon Jun 13 - Fri Aug 05 (8 weeks)

  • 8 weeks
  • CRN 66556
  • $699.17
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 13 - Aug 05 N/A N/A Online
Jun 30 Thu 17:30 - 19:00 Distance SE06 Rm. 233
Jul 21 Thu 17:30 - 19:00 Distance SE06 Rm. 233
Aug 04 Thu 17:30 - 19:00 Distance SE06 Rm. 233
Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course outline

View

Credits

4

Cost

$699.17

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information. This is an asynchronous online course supplemented with recorded videos of course content. This course requires all students to write both midterms as well as the final exam in person at the above dates/times/locations. Students must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Students are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however, they are required to submit all open book assignments/quizzes on their due dates. Students must have a textbook with MyEconLab (or etext with MyEconLab) by first day of class. This course is not self-paced. It contains weekly open book assignments/quizzes. If the student has a conflict between one or more exams and another course (or work schedule), there will be no accommodations made by the instructor, but the student may book an exam with BCIT Test Centre (www.bcit.ca/test-centre/) on a date approved by the department. To arrange this, please contact busapts@bcit.ca. Please note that the student will be responsible for covering the cost of writing the exam with the Test Centre. If you have any questions about the course, please contact the instructor, Zu Fromm (Zuzana_Fromm@bcit.ca) directly prior to registering.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of ECON 2200 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 33255

Duration

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Dec 07 (14 weeks)

  • 14 weeks
  • CRN 33255
  • $739.53
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Dec 07 Wed 18:00 - 21:55 Downtown DTC Rm. 481
Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

4

Cost

$739.53

Status

CRN 38919

Duration

Sat Sep 10 - Sat Nov 26 (9 weeks)

  • 9 weeks
  • CRN 38919
  • $739.53
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Oct 08 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 460
Oct 15 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 460
Oct 22 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 460
Oct 29 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 460
Nov 05 - Nov 26 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 460
Instructor

Michael Atkinson

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

4

Cost

$739.53

Important information
  1. Classes WILL NOT be held on October 1, October 8, or November 12. Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful.
Status

CRN 37954

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Fri Dec 09 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 37954
  • $752.39
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 09 N/A N/A Online
Oct 12 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 233
Nov 09 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 233
Dec 07 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 233
Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

4

Cost

$752.39

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. Students must submit e-mail address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. This online course is NOT self-paced. You must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. You are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however you are required to submit all assignments on their due dates.
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe Canada's recent macroeconomic history.
  • Understand the relationships amongst economic variables such as unemployment, inflation, and real Gross Domestic Product, and determine how changes in economic variables impact Canadian production.
  • Recognize the role of the Bank of Canada and the banking industry in the Canadian economy.
  • Explain how fiscal and monetary policies affect economic activity, and determine which policy would be most effective in achieving our economic goals.
  • Describe how globalization impacts the Canadian economy.

Effective as of Fall 2003

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