Economics (ECO)

ECO 175 | Special Topics

Lecture Credit: 2-12

Provides students with a vehicle to pursue in depth exploration of special topics of interest.

Prerequisite: This course may require prerequisites or permission of instructor

ECO 201 | Principles of Macroeconomics: GT-SS1

Lecture Credit: 3

Provides the skills necessary to enter into higher-level undergraduate academic discourse or professional workplace writing. This course extends rhetorical knowledge and develops critical reading, thinking, and writing strategies in multiple specialized areas of discourse beyond what is encountered in previous composition courses. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved ENG 201 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- CO3 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C‒ grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html.

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English, reading and math (CCD.edu/CollegeReady)

ECO 202 | Principles of Microeconomics: GT-SS1

Lecture Credit: 3

Studies the firm, the nature of cost, and how these relate to the economy as a whole. Analyzes economic models of the consumer, perfect competition, monopoly, oligopoly and monopolistic competition. Explores economic issues including market power, population growth, positive and negative externalities, income distribution, poverty and welfare, discrimination, and international economic interdependence. This course is one of the Statewide Guaranteed Transfer courses. GT-SS1

Prerequisite: Demonstrated college readiness in English, reading and math (CCD.edu/CollegeReady)