Economics Class Schedule

ECON 197 - 02 Economic Rhetoric: Using Economic Theory and Empirical Evidence in Arguing Policy

2017 Spring Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
62749
Type
Lecture
Credits
5 units
General Education
Available Seats
0
Enrollment Capacity
35
Enrolled
35

Description
Economics students are expected to learn to effectively communicate economic theory and evidence relating to economic policy to audiences that do not have economics degrees. The skills to be learned are both written and oral communication. Students learn to present convincing policy arguments in position papers, executive summaries, and in oral presentation that may include charts and other means of communication.

Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisite(s):Entry Level Writing & Composition requirement; one of the following courses: 100A,100M,100B,100N, or 113. Restricted to sophomore,junior,senior economics, business-management economics, global economics and combined economics/math majors.

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MWF 01:20PM - 02:25PM
J Baskin Engr 165
04/03/2017 - 06/09/2017