Courses Catalogue

Public Sector Economics

COURSE CODE: ECO3103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 0
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Education (Economics) - B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

COURSE CONTENT

·         The Role of Government

·         Fundamentals of Welfare Economics

·         Market Failure and the role of Government

·         Public Choice Theory

·         Taxation Theory

·         Public Debt

MODE OF DELIVERY

·         Lectures

·         Reading assignments

·         In class discussions

·         Guided discovery

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS/EQUIPMENT

  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes