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ECON 7570 - Financial Markets, Banking and the Macro-Economy

Economics Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course emphasizes the economic way of thinking by developing a unifying framework to study money, banking, and financial markets. This analytic framework uses a few basic economic concepts to organize your thinking about the determination of asset prices, the structure of financial markets, bank management and the role of money in the economy.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into the Bachelor of Business Administration program or permission from the Program Head.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$780.81 - $788.33 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 45087

Sat Sep 01 - Sat Dec 08 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 01 - Dec 08 Online
Oct 13 Sat 14:00 - 16:00 Online SE06 Rm. 205
Dec 08 Sat 14:00 - 16:00 Online SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Richard Miles

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$780.81

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Course registration restricted to students registered in the Bachelor of Business Administration Program. BBA students requiring course approval, please call the Degree Programs Administrator at 604-432-8609. This is a online version of ECON 7570, but the class will meet on two Saturdays at the Burnaby campus for a mid-term and final exam.

One seat remaining as of Aug 14, 2018 10:14 am PDT. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

CRN 42450

Wed Sep 05 - Wed Dec 12 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Dec 12 Wed 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 112

Instructor

William Shen

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$788.33

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Course registration is restricted to students registered in the Bachelor of Business Administration program. Students requiring course approval, please call the BBA Program Administrator at 604-432-8609.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Differentiate the relationships among the institutions and the structures of the Canadian Banking System.
  • Explain the determination of interest rates and the variables that impact interest rates.
  • Explain the functions of the Bank of Canada and the "Bank Act".
  • Assess and interpret Canada's Monetary Policy.
  • Analyze and identify factors that cause exchange rates to change.
  • Identify the linkages between international financial prices.
  • Measure the impact of exchange rate movements on the cash flow of a firm.

Effective as of Fall 2015

Related Programs

ECON 7570 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Bachelor of Business Administration
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Business Administration

Books & Supplies

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

Fall 2018

Books for Fall 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 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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Cei Digital: Myeconlab W Etext-Economics Of Money, Bnkg & Fin Mkts,6Th Cdn
Author Mishkin
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13432-343-5
Price $95.00
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Economics Of Money, Banking & ...+ Myeconlab/Etext
Author Mishkin
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13437-693-6
Price $182.95
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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: Myeconlab W Etext-Economics Of Money, Bnkg & Fin Mkts,6Th Cdn
Author Mishkin
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13432-343-5
Price $95.00
Choose One

Image not available
Economics Of Money, Banking & ...+ Myeconlab/Etext
Author Mishkin
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13437-693-6
Price $182.95
Choose One

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