ECON 1A—Elementary Economics-Macro (3 units)

Economic principles, problems, and policies. Theories related to various economic problems and policies, i.e., inflation, recession, taxation, poverty, agriculture, economic development, and the environment; includes possible solutions to these problems; emphasizes macro economics.

  • Skill Advisory: Language (recommended eligibility for ENGL 1A)
  • Transfers to: CSU, UC, C-ID# ECON 202
  • Meets GE requirements: WCC Area B, CSU GE Area D2, IGETC Area 4B
ECON 1B—Elementary Economics-Micro (3 units)

Economic principles, problems, and policies. Theories include price theory or theory of the firm, labor economics, foreign trade, and comparative economic systems. Emphasizes micro economics.

  • Skill Advisory: Language (recommended eligibility for ENGL 1A)
  • Transfers to: CSU, UC, C-ID# ECON 201
  • Meets GE requirements: WCC Area B, CSU GE Area D2, IGETC Area 4B