General Economics

Course Code :1001FOWPOW
Study domain:Economic Sciences
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:22
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Koenraad Keignaert

3. Course contents *

The student must be able to appopriate the specific course terminology, to understand and interpret economic news, to solve simple economic models, to extrapolate frpom general economic evolutions, and to assess the importance of product development as a stimulant of economic growth and national income.

Course topics: demand and supply, price mechanism, macro-economics, money and inflation, growth and economic climate, the role of government.