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ECON 102 - Principles of Microeconomics

Unit(s): 3.00

Prerequisite: Appropriate placement (based on high school GPA and/or other measures) or MATH 050 or MATH 050D or MATH 053
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: UC (*credit limit), CSU(*Students will receive credit for only one of the following courses: ECON 102 or ECON 102H)

This introductory course in economic analysis of markets has students learn how markets work to coordinate consumers and producers, the various causes of the failure of free markets, and policies used to correct or regulate market behavior. The course is intended for economics and business majors as well as to satisfy General Education (GE) requirements, and may be taken prior to ECON 101.

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Whittier, CA 90601

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