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COURSE:

EconS 101 [SSCI] (Spring 2022)

TITLE:

Fundamentals of Microeconomics

SECTION:

02

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 earned for ECONS 198 with a C or higher and ECONS 102.

COURSE MEDIA FEE:

0.00

SPECIAL NOTES:

Fall and Spring Semester Course Information:

During the fall and spring terms, if you are a Global Campus advised or non-degree student, you can enroll through myWSU. Visit online.wsu.edu/register for steps on how to register. If you are a student on another WSU campus, check for this course under your home campus with the note "This section is a web-based section and does not meet in a regular classroom." If the course is not available on your home campus or you need further assistance contact your academic advisor.

FOOTNOTE:

(V) Virtual section; Internet and email required.

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Some instructors do not publish textbook information until a few weeks before the start of the term.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 access card) Paul Krugman and Robin Wells 5 9781319469467 Y

MATERIALS YOU GET ON YOUR OWN:

Product Type

Product Description

 

There are no materials that you are required to rent or obtain on your own for this course.

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:

This course has one or more exams that require the use of WSU's virtual third party proctoring service, ProctorU. There is no cost to students for virtual proctoring in Global Campus courses through the Summer 2022 term. Details on how to prepare to take a virtual proctored exam with ProctorU are available at gcps.wsu.edu. Select For Students/Virtual Proctoring/Preparing for your ProctorU Session.

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 Exam ProctorU There is no cost to students for virtual proctoring in Global Campus courses through the Summer 2022 term. 3 hours 0 minutes Exam is closed book. Calculator is allowed. Scratch paper is allowed. A single sided page of handwritten notes is allowed.
Midterm 2 ProctorU There is no cost to students for virtual proctoring in Global Campus courses through the Summer 2022 term. 1 hour 30 minutes Exam is closed book. Calculator is allowed. Scratch paper is allowed. A single sided page of handwritten notes is allowed.

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.