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Economics

Course Code :1001WETECN
Study domain:Economic Sciences
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:Students physics: credit for Mathematical methods for physics I, II & III, Gen. physics I & II, Exp. physics I, Computer practicum, Intro. to analytical mechanics and Intro. to chemistry.
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Jan Bouckaert

3. Course contents *

This course is an introductory course in Economics. The focus of this course is microeconomics. Some topics that will be elaborated are the demand-supply model and the price setting; the analysis of the behavior of economic agents, such as consumers and producers, based on the theory of consumer behavior and the production theory and the necessity of regulation by the government.