WSU Global Campus Course Information Page

COURSE:

EconS 101 [SSCI] (Summer 2019)

TITLE:

Fundamentals of Microeconomics

SECTION:

G02

CREDITS:

3

CROSS-LISTING:

 

DESCRIPTION:

Theory and policy of human responses to scarcity; how this affects business competition, international trade, industrial organization, investment, and income distribution.

PREREQUISITES:

Course Prerequisite: MATH 101, MATH 103 (or higher) or concurrent enrollment, MGTOP 215, STAT 205, STAT 212 or concurrent enrollment, or a minimum ALEKS score of 40%. Enrollment not allowed if credit for ECONS 198 with a C or higher and ECONS 102.

COURSE MEDIA FEE:

0.00

SPECIAL NOTES:

Intersession Course Information:

This course is part of the three-week Intersession, from Jul. 27 – Aug. 18. Register in myWSU beginning March 4; choose the 2019 Summer Semester term and the Global Campus. Students can enroll in only one Intersession course, and it cannot be their first course taken at WSU. Get a head start by accessing your Intersession course space beginning Jun. 15, and review the Prepare for Success information on the Intersession website.

FOOTNOTE:

COURSE MATERIALS:

TEXTBOOKS:

Some instructors do not publish textbook information until a few weeks before the start of the term.

If you choose to purchase your books from a vendor other than The Bookie, be sure to use the ISBN to identify the correct edition. Special edition textbooks or bundles may be available only through The Bookie.

Required textbooks may include access codes to online resources, DVDs or CDs, which also may be required. If you buy a textbook in a format other than the one listed as REQUIRED (including used textbooks), it is possible that additional required items will have to be purchased separately.

Title

Author

Ed

ISBN

Required

Microeconomics in Modules with LaunchPad Access Code Paul Krugman and Robin Wells 3rd 978-1464139048 Y

MATERIALS YOU GET ON YOUR OWN:

Product Type

Product Description

You Get 8.5" x 11" copy paper (or simililar), a smart phone with camera or digital camera and at least ONE of the following: Pencil, pen, marker, colored pencil, charcoal, crayon, caligraphy pen or some other type of drawing/writing implement.

The materials listed above are required for this course and you are responsible for obtaining the products on your own.

MEDIA WSU PROVIDES FOR YOU:

Select a ‘Delivery Mode’ (e.g., Media Center, Bundle, CD, DVD) link to view an item’s detail. Links are located in the table below.

Delivery Mode

Required by Instructor

Ships to you from WSU

There are no required media that will be shipped to you or available in the online Media Center for this course

COURSE COMPONENTS:

PROCTOR REQUIREMENTS:

Online Proctoring – This course has one or more exams that require the use of WSU’s third party vendor, Examity. Each proctored exam will incur a fee of $18.00. Students should schedule exams at least two weeks before the date they wish to take the exam.

To learn more about proctored exams, please review the information on the Global Campus Proctoring Services Website.

Exam

Type of Proctoring

Proctoring Fee

Time Limit

Instructions

Final Online $18 (Due when proctoring session is scheduled) 3 hours 0 minutes Closed book and closed note. Student may use (1) standard A4 size (8.3x11.7 inch) page of notes and formulas (both sides). Calculator (hand held or on computer but NOT on an electronic device i.e. phone, tablet, etc) is allowed. Scratch paper not allowed, however students may use a dry erase board with marker and eraser. The proctor will verify that the board has been wiped clean upon exam completion.

SYLLABUS:

The final syllabus will be available in the Learning Management System.

The links below are to tentative or past syllabi providing a general idea of what the course entails. They do not represent the current course’s syllabus, requirements or expectations.

2019-fall-ONLIN-ECONS-101-7881-LEC
2019-fall-ONLIN-ECONS-101-12924-LEC
2019-summ-ONLIN-ECONS-101-2726-LEC