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: 01:03:07 AM Aug 21 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

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  20809212
Class #32615
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 2 2014 -
Dec 11 2014
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
T R
Skievaski,Nikolai R  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 10

 

  20809212
Class #32753
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 3 2014 -
Dec 10 2014
5:30 PM-8:20 PM
W
Amiel,Lindsay N  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 23

 

Fort Atkinson Campus

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Class #33225
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 2 2014 -
Dec 9 2014
7:00 PM-9:45 PM
T
Casal,Maria  Telepresence $529.08Number on Wait List: 1

 

Portage Campus

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Class #34430
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 8 2014 -
Dec 22 2014
5:30 PM-8:15 PM
M
Swift,Christopher M  Telepresence $529.08Seats Available: 7

 

Reedsburg Campus

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Class #34248
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 8 2014 -
Dec 22 2014
5:30 PM-8:15 PM
M
Swift,Christopher M  Telepresence $529.08Seats Available: 12

 

Truax Campus

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

 

  20809212
Class #32612
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 3 2014 -
Dec 15 2014
9:30 AM-10:20 AM
M W F
Amiel,Lindsay N  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 0

 

  20809212
Class #32613
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 3 2014 -
Dec 15 2014
12:30 PM-1:20 PM
M W F
Shaten,Richard J  In Person $550.50Number on Wait List: 1

 

  20809212
Class #32614
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 2 2014 -
Dec 11 2014
10:00 AM-11:15 AM
T R
Dunbar,Ronald F  In Person $550.50Number on Wait List: 5

 

  20809212
Class #32674
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 3 2014 -
Dec 15 2014
11:30 AM-12:20 PM
M W F
Shaten,Richard J  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 0

 

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Class #33108
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 2 2014 -
Dec 9 2014
7:00 PM-9:45 PM
T
Casal,Maria  Telepresence $550.50Seats Available: 4

 

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Class #34252
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 2 2014 -
Dec 19 2014
Online Dunbar,Ronald F  Online Course $549.33Number on Wait List: 4

 

Watertown Campus

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Class #33053
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 2 2014 -
Dec 9 2014
7:00 PM-9:45 PM
T
Casal,Maria  Telepresence $529.08Seats Available: 2

 

West Madison Campus

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

 

  20809212
Class #33013
Fall 2014-2015 Sep 3 2014 -
Dec 15 2014
11:30 AM-12:45 PM
M W
Casal,Maria  In Person $550.50Seats Available: 10