ECO1000 - Principles of Economics

Year of Study:1 - 2
Credit Units: 3
Duration: 45hours
Prerequisites: Nil
Module Description
This is an introductory course on fundamental economic principles. The course objective is to provide students with a general understanding of basic economic concepts and analytical tools, and develop their ability to think independently about current economic issues.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. develop sound analytical and problem-solving skills;

  2. demonstrate sound knowledge in applying numerical and graphical tools in simple economic analysis; and

  3. apply basic economic principles to current economic issues and problems.