Courses Catalogue

Introduction To Microeconomics

COURSE CODE: EC1101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Human Resource Management
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

The course introduces to the students the study of microeconomics which focuses on individual behaviors in an economy. It looks at the functioning of individual sectors in an economy. It also presents the basic analytical techniques of economic analysis

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • By the end of the course unit, students should be able to:
  • Explain  the basic economic concepts of scarcity, choice and   opportunity cost  and how they influence price and allocation of resources
  • Discuss the operation of the economic systems.  
  • Describe  firm background upon which to learn and understand the modern economic principles
  • Explain solutions to real world economic problems