Courses Catalogue

Introduction To Macro Economics

COURSE CODE: ECO 1202
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 0
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Social Work And Social Administration, Bachelor
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
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.

COURSE AIM
To impart knowledge on concepts and theories of macroeconomics; its influence and challenges in economic growth and development of their country.

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

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