Principles of Economics B

Department of Economics, Business School

College of Social Sciences


Code 11096

Level of study First Year

Credit value 10

Semester 2

Pre-requisite modules None

Other pre-requisites Principles of Economics A - 11095

Module description

This linked module provides an introduction to economics for students wishing to take a degree in which economics is a major component, laying the foundations for subsequent courses in advanced economics. Principles of Economics B: Basic theoretical macroeconomics; stabilisation policy; elements of growth theory; inflation and unemployment.

Teaching and learning methods

2 hrs lectures per week, 1 x class per fortnight