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ECON 2100 - Microeconomics

Economics Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course investigates economic analysis, focusing on fundamentals of markets, supply and demand, consumer and producer behaviour, and monopoly and competition. Optional areas of business application may explore labour markets, government intervention and environmental regulation. Prepares students to identify and evaluate the economic considerations they will undoubtedly encounter in business.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$581.00 - $586.71 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

Below are seven offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 44268

Mon Jan 08 - Mon Apr 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Apr 09 Mon 17:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 472

Instructor

Doug Wilson

Course Outline

Cost

$581.00

Notes

  1. No Class February 12 and April 2

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

In Progress

CRN 11538

Tue Jan 09 - Tue Apr 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 03 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 209

Instructor

Michael Atkinson

Course Outline

Cost

$586.71

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 78232

Tue Jan 09 - Sat Apr 07 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 07 Online

Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$581.00

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must have textbook by first day of class Students must submit email 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. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 47357

Wed Jan 10 - Wed Apr 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 04 Wed 18:00 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 472

Instructor

Michael Atkinson

Course Outline

Cost

$581.00

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 82138

Wed Jan 10 - Wed Apr 11 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 11 Wed 13:30 - 16:45 DTC Rm. 481

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

Cost

$581.00

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 73084

Thu Jan 11 - Thu Apr 19 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Apr 19 Thu 13:30 - 16:20 BBY SE06 Rm. 203

Instructor

Ronald Kessler

Course Outline

Cost

$586.71

Notes

  1. This section will be taught along with international students enrolled in the BMS program. The course may be modified from other sections of PTS study to meet their needs. DO NOT BUY THE TEXTBOOK before the first class. IT IS NOT the same as other PTS sections

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

In Progress

CRN 77830

Thu Jan 11 - Thu Apr 19 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Apr 19 Thu 09:30 - 12:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 402

Instructor

Ronald Kessler

Course Outline

Cost

$586.71

Notes

  1. This section will be taught along with international students enrolled in the BMS program. The course may be modified from other sections of PTS study to meet their needs. DO NOT BUY THE TEXTBOOK before the first class. IT IS NOT the same as other PTS sections

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

In Progress and Full

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are six offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 60249

Tue Apr 10 - Sat Jul 07 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jul 07 Online

Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$581.00

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit email 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. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 21204

Wed Apr 11 - Wed Jul 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jul 04 Wed 18:30 - 22:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 114

Instructor

Kevin Richter

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$586.71

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 21203

Mon Apr 23 - Mon Jun 11 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 23 - Jun 11 Mon/Wed 18:00 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 481

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$581.00

Notes

  1. No class May 21

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 60581

Mon May 07 - Mon Aug 20 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 07 - Aug 20 Mon 09:00 - 12:20 BBY NE01 Rm. 209

Instructor

Percy Christon-Quao

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$586.71

Notes

  1. Please note: No class May 21, July 2 or August 6 due to stat holidays.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 63096

Mon Jun 18 - Wed Aug 08 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 18 - Aug 08 Mon/Wed 13:00 - 16:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$586.71

Notes

  1. No classes on July 2 and August 6

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 50978

Tue Jun 19 - Thu Aug 02 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 19 - Aug 02 Tue/Thu 09:00 - 12:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 204

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$586.71

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Explain basic principles of microeconomics.
  • Apply the supply and demand model.
  • Calculate and interpret elasticities.
  • Use cost analysis to make decisions.
  • Evaluate the importance of different industry structures on firm behaviour.

Effective as of Winter 2017

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  7. Business Administration (General Option)
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  19. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  20. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  21. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  22. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
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  24. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  25. Global Business Studies
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  26. Human Resource Management
    Full-time   Diploma
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    Full-time   Diploma
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Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Principles Of Microeconomics W. Mindtap & Aplia 12 Month Access
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2017
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17681-849-4
Price $129.95
Required

Study Guide for Mankiw's Principles of Microeconomics, 7CE
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nelson College Indigenous
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-17674-540-0
Price $21.95
Optional

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

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Custom Microeconomics With Myeconlab Rvp Pkg
Author Ragan/Fromm
Copyright 2017
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-1-32347-881-3
Price $98.50
Required

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

PT

Image not available
Principles Of Microeconomics W. Mindtap & Aplia 12 Month Access
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2017
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17681-849-4
Price $129.95
Required

Study Guide for Mankiw's Principles of Microeconomics, 7CE
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nelson College Indigenous
Copyright 2017
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-17674-540-0
Price $21.95
Optional

PT 73084 (KESSLER)

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Custom Economics Today Micro View W/ Myeconlab Rvp
Author Miller
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-32306-245-6
Price $152.50
Required

PT 77830 (KESSLER)

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Custom Economics Today Micro View W/ Myeconlab Rvp
Author Miller
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-32306-245-6
Price $152.50
Required

Spring/Summer 2018

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.

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