ECON 108 - Introductory Microeconomics Workshop
Winter 2014, Section 004 - Economics at Work
Instruction Mode: Section 004 is (see other Sections below)
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Details

Credits:
1
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
First-year standing and concurrent enrollment in ECON 101.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This section of ECON 108 is available to all students. "Economics at Work" is a speaker series class, intended for students who wish to learn more about career opportunities with an econ major. Invited alumni speakers will tell the story of how an economics major has defined and plays a role in their career path. In this way, students will get a dual perspective on the inspirational career paths of alumni (their personal “stories”) but also substantive real-life examples of the role economics has played in alumni careers.

Course Requirements:

There will be a strict attendance policy, monitored by i>Clickers. A three-page essay will be due (submitted electronically on CTools) at the end of the term.

Intended Audience:

This section of ECON 108 is available to all students.

Class Format:

Speaker series. The class will meet roughly half of the scheduled Friday afternoons from 1:00-2:30 PM. Class time will be reserved for Q&A. In addition, a reception afterwards will allow students to interact personally with the speaker.

Schedule

ECON 108 - Introductory Microeconomics Workshop
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
11487
Closed
0
5Hnrs (LSA or Departmental)
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: Enrollment is by Permission of Instructor ONLY.
002 (SEM)
 In Person
19609
Open
1
1Hnrs (LSA or Departmental)
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Enrollment is by Permission of Instructor ONLY.
003 (SEM)
 In Person
23652
Open
1
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
004 (SEM)
 In Person
27251
Closed
0
 
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F 1:00PM - 2:30PM

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