Courses Catalogue

Introduction To Macroeconomics

COURSE CODE: ECO 1201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Statistics
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

This course exposes students to the concepts and theories of macroeconomic that will help them understand the general functioning of the economy and build a foundation for other branches of economics. It gives a firm introduction to the study of the economy as a whole

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course unit, students should be able to:

  • Appreciate the basic concepts and theories of macroeconomics
  • Appreciate how the major macroeconomic variables influence the economic growth and development of nations
  • Apply their knowledge of macroeconomics to the challenge of economic growth and development of their country.
  • Learnt macroeconomics techniques that can be used to analyze and appreciate the level at which our countries are in terms of economic growth and development.