Economics

Credits: 3Catalog #10809195

This course introduces basic economic principles to help you better understand the world in which you live. In addition to learning how the U.S. economy works and how it sometimes fails, you will develop a deeper understanding of issues such as why college tuition costs are rising; how wages for workers in your chosen field are determined; whether the minimum wage should be increased; why some people argue for, and others against, an expansion of international trade; how to maximize profits if you someday start your own business; and how federal government and banking system policies affect your life and the overall economy. Prerequisite: Compass reading score of 51 and higher or B/C or better in Academic Reading 4, 74858742

Enrollment Requirements: Compass reading score of 51 and higher or B/C or better in Academic Reading 4, 74858742

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Course Offerings

last updated: 12:02:21 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.

Fort Atkinson Campus

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

 

  10809195
Class #60764
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 23 2015 -
May 15 2015
8:30 AM-11:20 AM
F
   In Person $395.58Seats Available: 24

 

Portage Campus

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Class #60735
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 22 2015 -
May 14 2015
11:30 AM-2:20 PM
R
Swift,Christopher M  Telepresence $395.58Seats Available: 14

 

Reedsburg Campus

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Class #60736
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 22 2015 -
May 14 2015
11:30 AM-2:20 PM
R
Swift,Christopher M  Telepresence $395.58Seats Available: 13

 

Truax Campus

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

 

  10809195
Class #60730
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 11 2015
11:30 AM-12:20 PM
M W F
Yamoah,Afia B  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 30

 

  10809195
Class #60731
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 11 2015
9:30 AM-10:20 AM
M W F
Yamoah,Afia B  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 32

 

  10809195
Class #60732
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 11 2015
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
M W
Burkes,Aaron S  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 23

 

  10809195
Class #60733
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
8:30 AM-9:45 AM
T R
Peck,John E  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 29

 

  10809195
Class #60734
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
T R
Amiel,Lindsay N  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 28

 

  10809195
Class #60763
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 7 2015
11:30 AM-12:45 PM
T R
Yamoah,Afia B  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 30

 

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Class #60771
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 15 2015
Online Tracey,Jennifer A  Online Course $415.83Seats Available: 14

 

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Class #60772
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 15 2015
Online Tracey,Jennifer A  Online Course $415.83Seats Available: 24

 

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Class #60774
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 20 2015 -
May 15 2015
Online Tracey,Jennifer A  Online Course $415.83Seats Available: 9

 

Watertown Campus

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

 

  10809195
Class #60737
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 12 2015
5:30 PM-8:15 PM
T
   In Person $395.58Seats Available: 22

 

West Madison Campus

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

 

  10809195
Class #61793
Spring 2014-2015 Jan 21 2015 -
May 6 2015
5:30 PM-8:20 PM
W
Casal,Maria  In Person $417.00Seats Available: 29