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Micro Economics

Credits: 3.00Catalog #20809212

This course provides an introduction to basic economic principles with applications to current economic problems affecting individuals and businesses. The course begins with an in-depth analysis of the role of markets and prices in an economy, with emphasis on when markets work well and when they fail to yield the best outcome for the society. Topics include how individuals choose to best use their limited resources; the causes and consequences of poverty and the distribution of income and wealth; the behavior of businesses in setting prices and production levels; problems of monopoly power; wage determination in labor markets; and the economics of environmental challenges. This course is designed to meet the need for college transfer credit.

Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisite(s): Compass reading score of 65 or higher or a B/C or better in Academic Reading 6 -AND- Pre-algebra score of 30 or higher; or B/C or better in Basic Algebra, 74-854-793,or higher level math courses with a minimum grade of C.

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Course Offerings

last updated: 05:02:36 AM Nov 1 2014

Students have until the day before the class starts to register for online, accelerated and short-term classes. After that point, students must obtain permission from the instructor to register and will have until the last date to enroll to use the permission granted to register. For all other classes, students have until the last date to enroll if seats are available.

This is a list of classes scheduled at various Madison Area Technical College locations. For complete, up-to-date information - including availability - please search for classes through myMadisonCollege.

Downtown Education Center

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

  20809212
Class #62402
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
11:30 AM-12:45 PM
T R
Peck,John E  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 32

 

South Madison Campus

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

  20809212
Class #64182
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
9:30 AM-10:45 AM
T R
Casal,Maria  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 22

 

Truax Campus

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

  20809212
Class #62401
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 11 2015
11:30 AM-12:20 PM
M W F
Amiel,Lindsay N  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 26

 

  20809212
Class #62403
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 11 2015
10:30 AM-11:20 AM
M W F
Amiel,Lindsay N  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 26

 

  20809212
Class #62490
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
8:30 AM-9:45 AM
T R
Dunbar,Ronald F  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 12

 

  20809212
Class #62896
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 5 2015
5:30 PM-8:20 PM
T
Amiel,Lindsay N  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 33

 

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Class #62986
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 15 2015
Online Dunbar,Ronald F  Online Course $549.33Seats Available: 17

 

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Class #64163
Spring 2014-2015 Mar 25 2015 -
May 13 2015
5:30 PM-9:30 PM
W
Shaten,Richard J  Accelerated $550.50Seats Available: 18

 

West Madison Campus

Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  

 

  20809212
Class #64153
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
11:30 AM-12:45 PM
T R
Casal,Maria  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 32