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ECON 2200 - Macroeconomics

Economics Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

To support you and your education, BCIT is adapting applied learning in formats appropriate to the unfolding global situation. All PTS classes are being delivered in an online format unless you are notified otherwise.

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.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$710.70 - $721.10 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

Below are six offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 37954

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online Online Delivery
Oct 07 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Online Online Delivery
Nov 04 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Online Online Delivery
Dec 02 Wed 17:30 - 19:00 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course Outline

Cost

$710.70

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  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. The midterm and final exams will take place at the Burnaby campus. Students will be permitted to use a proctor to write their exams if they live outside of Metro Vancouver.
  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 and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 46443

Tue Sep 08 - Sat Dec 05 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Online Online Delivery
Oct 08 Thu 17:30 - 19:00 Online Online Delivery
Nov 05 Thu 17:30 - 19:00 Online Online Delivery
Dec 03 Thu 17:30 - 19:00 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Eddy Fung

Course Outline

Cost

$710.70

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  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. The midterm and final exams will take place at the Burnaby campus. Students will be permitted to use a proctor to write their exams if they live outside of Metro Vancouver.
  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 33255

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 16 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 16 Wed 18:00 - 21:55 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

Cost

$711.10

Notes

  1. No class on Wednesday November 11

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

In Progress

CRN 38919

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Nov 14 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 14 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Online Delivery

Instructor

Michael Atkinson

Course Outline

Cost

$711.10

Notes

  1. No class Saturday October 10 Due the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful.

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 44027

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Nov 14 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 14 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$721.10

Notes

  1. No classes on October 10 Due to the intensive nature of this course it is recommended that students have completed at least English 12 or COMM 1103 to be successful

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Cancelled

CRN 33591

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 21 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 21 Mon 18:00 - 22:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Doug Wilson

Course Outline

Cost

$721.10

Notes

  1. No classes on October 12

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

In Progress

Winter 2021

Below are six offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 83013

Mon Jan 04 - Mon Mar 01 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 01 Mon/Wed 17:30 - 20:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Percy Christon-Quao

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$711.10

Notes

  1. No classes February 15
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 46098

Tue Jan 05 - Tue Apr 06 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Apr 06 Tue 18:00 - 21:55 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$721.10

Notes

  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 79102

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Apr 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Apr 03 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Zuzana Fromm

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$710.70

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  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. The midterm and final exams will take place at the Burnaby campus. Students will be permitted to use a proctor to write their exams if they live outside of Metro Vancouver. Exams will take place on Feb 3, March 3, March 31. 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.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 82354

Wed Jan 06 - Wed Apr 07 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Apr 07 Wed 18:00 - 21:55 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$711.10

Notes

  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 78629

Thu Jan 07 - Thu Apr 08 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Apr 08 Thu 18:00 - 21:55 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Serge Tarasenko

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$721.10

Notes

  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 11575

Sat Jan 09 - Sat Mar 13 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 13 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Eddy Fung

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$721.10

Notes

  1. Due to the intensive and interactive nature of this course students are required to attend all classes. No class February 13.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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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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ECON 2200 is offered as a part of the following programs:

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  14. Business Management - Advanced Diploma
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  15. Business Operations Management
    Full-time   Diploma
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  17. Finance
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  18. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  19. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  20. Financial Planning
    Part-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.

Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 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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Cei Digital: Mindtap For Principles Of Macroeconomics, 8Th Ed (12 M)
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2019
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-17688-812-1
Price $105.50
Choose One

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Principles Of Macroeconomics, 8Th Ce With Mindtap/Aplia 12 M
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2019
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17691-758-6
Price $159.95
Choose One

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.

Econ 2200 Custom Macroeconomics + Myeconlab
Author Ragan
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2020
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-13677-280-4
Price $99.95
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.

Image not available
Cei Digital: Mindtap For Principles Of Macroeconomics, 8Th Ed (12 M)
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2019
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-17688-812-1
Price $105.50
Choose One

Image not available
Principles Of Macroeconomics, 8Th Ce With Mindtap/Aplia 12 M
Author Mankiw
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2019
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-17691-758-6
Price $159.95
Choose One

Winter 2021

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2021 offerings of this course.

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