ECON 101 - Principles of Economics I
Fall 2022, Section 100
Instruction Mode: Section 100 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS, QR/2
Advisory Prerequisites:
High school algebra and geometry.
Other Course Info:
ECON 101 and 102 are required as prerequisites to an Economics major and to upper-level courses in Economics. F, W, Sp/Su.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course introduces fundamental microeconomic concepts and analysis, This includes supply and demand; theories of the firm and consumer choice; and competition, monopoly, and imperfect competition. Throughout the semester, the course will stress applications of elementary economic theory to real-world issues and problems. We will address a number of policy questions including environmental regulation, price regulation, and redistributive spending and taxation.

Course Requirements:

Midterm exams will be in-person and administered in the evening.

Intended Audience:

Everyone! Specifically, ECON 101 and 102 are required as prerequisites to an Economics major and to upper-level courses in Economics. ECON 101 is the first in the sequence (Econ 102 being the second). There are no prerequisites for this course. That said, algebra and basic geometry skills will be utilized on a regular basis, and are assumed knowledge for the course.

Class Format:

Each week there will be three hours of in-person lecture by the professor and a one and a half hour in-person discussion section led by a graduate student instructor.

Schedule

ECON 101 - Principles of Economics I
Schedule Listing
100 (LEC)
 In Person
10996
Open
2
 
49
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in LEC 100 when they elect DIS 101-115. Evening exams are part of the course requirements, and are offered only at scheduled dates and times. If you miss an evening exam, you will receive a zero for that exam (unless your absence is excused according to the policy stated in the course syllabus). No overrides will be issued for this class.
101 (DIS)
 In Person
10997
Closed
0
 
7
Th 8:30AM - 10:00AM
102 (DIS)
 In Person
11000
Closed
0
 
3
Th 1:00PM - 2:30PM
103 (DIS)
 In Person
10999
Closed
0
 
6
Th 11:30AM - 1:00PM
104 (DIS)
 In Person
19649
Closed
0
 
3
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
105 (DIS)
 In Person
22502
Closed
0
 
3
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
106 (DIS)
 In Person
22504
Closed
0
 
7
Th 10:00AM - 11:30AM
107 (DIS)
 In Person
22503
Closed
0
 
3
F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
108 (DIS)
 In Person
10998
Closed
0
 
4
Th 8:30AM - 10:00AM
109 (DIS)
 In Person
17134
Closed
0
 
5
Th 5:30PM - 7:00PM
110 (DIS)
 In Person
11001
Closed
0
 
5
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
111 (DIS)
 In Person
11002
Closed
0
 
3
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
200 (LEC)
 In Person
11003
Open
2
 
41
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in section 200 when they elect sections 201-211. Evening quizzes are part of the course requirements, and are offered only at scheduled dates and times. If you miss an evening quiz, you will receive a zero for that quiz (unless your absence is excused according to the policy stated in the course syllabus). No overrides will be issued for this class.
201 (DIS)
 In Person
11004
Closed
0
 
4
M 2:30PM - 4:00PM
202 (DIS)
 In Person
11010
Closed
0
 
5
M 2:30PM - 4:00PM
203 (DIS)
 In Person
19613
Closed
0
 
3
Tu 10:00AM - 11:30AM
204 (DIS)
 In Person
11008
Closed
0
 
5
Tu 2:30PM - 4:00PM
205 (DIS)
 In Person
11007
Closed
0
 
5
Tu 1:00PM - 2:30PM
206 (DIS)
 In Person
17136
Closed
0
 
4
Tu 11:30AM - 1:00PM
207 (DIS)
 In Person
11005
Closed
0
 
4
Tu 11:30AM - 1:00PM
208 (DIS)
 In Person
11009
Closed
0
 
3
M 4:00PM - 5:30PM
209 (DIS)
 In Person
17135
Closed
0
 
4
M 4:00PM - 5:30PM
210 (DIS)
 In Person
11006
Closed
0
 
1
Tu 8:30AM - 10:00AM
211 (DIS)
 In Person
19650
Closed
0
 
3
Tu 8:30AM - 10:00AM
300 (LEC)
 In Person
11011
Open
2
 
58
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Students will be auto-enrolled in LEC 300 when they elect DIS 301-311. Evening exams are part of the course requirements, and are offered only at scheduled dates and times. If you miss an evening exam, you will receive a zero for that exam (unless your absence is excused according to the policy stated in the course syllabus). No overrides will be issued for this class.
301 (DIS)
 In Person
22682
Closed
0
 
5
F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
302 (DIS)
 In Person
11013
Closed
0
 
4
F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
303 (DIS)
 In Person
11012
Closed
0
 
4
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
304 (DIS)
 In Person
19680
Closed
0
 
6
F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
305 (DIS)
 In Person
11015
Closed
0
 
4
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
306 (DIS)
 In Person
22680
Closed
0
 
3
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
307 (DIS)
 In Person
22681
Closed
0
 
3
Th 5:30PM - 7:00PM
308 (DIS)
 In Person
11016
Closed
0
 
6
Th 11:30AM - 1:00PM
309 (DIS)
 In Person
11017
Closed
0
 
5
Th 10:00AM - 11:30AM
310 (DIS)
 In Person
11018
Closed
0
 
3
Th 4:00PM - 5:30PM
311 (DIS)
 In Person
11019
Closed
0
 
2
Th 8:30AM - 10:00AM
312 (DIS)
 In Person
11014
Closed
0
 
4
Th 8:30AM - 10:00AM
313 (DIS)
 In Person
19679
Closed
0
2Hnrs (LSA or Departmental)
2
W 4:00PM - 5:30PM
314 (DIS)
 In Person
28698
Closed
0
 
2
F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
315 (DIS)
 In Person
28699
Closed
0
 
2
F 8:30AM - 10:00AM
318 (DIS)
 In Person
37627
Closed
0
 
3
W 4:00PM - 5:30PM
400 (LEC)
 In Person
21140
Open
5
 
35
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Evening exams are part of the course requirements, and are offered only at scheduled dates and times. If you miss an evening exam, you will receive a zero for that exam (unless your absence is excused according to the policy stated in the course syllabus). No overrides will be issued for this class.
401 (DIS)
 In Person
21141
Closed
0
 
3
F 8:30AM - 10:00AM
402 (DIS)
 In Person
21349
Closed
0
 
3
F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
403 (DIS)
 In Person
21142
Closed
0
 
4
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
404 (DIS)
 In Person
21350
Closed
0
 
4
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
405 (DIS)
 In Person
21351
Closed
0
 
3
F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
406 (DIS)
 In Person
21352
Closed
0
 
3
F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
407 (DIS)
 In Person
30022
Closed
0
 
4
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
408 (DIS)
 In Person
30023
Closed
0
 
4
F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
409 (DIS)
 In Person
30024
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0
 
2
F 2:30PM - 4:00PM
410 (DIS)
 In Person
30025
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0
 
3
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
411 (DIS)
 In Person
30026
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0
 
2
F 8:30AM - 10:00AM
500 (LEC)
 In Person
21192
Open
11
 
22
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: --LECTURE 500 - STUDENTS MUST ELECT DISCUSSION 501.
501 (DIS)
 In Person
21193
Closed
0
11UCSP Y1 OR UCSP Y2
22
Th 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Seats in this section are reserved for students in the Comprehensive Studies Program through August 21. On August 22, open seats are available to any undergraduate student. Please visit the CSP website for more information: lsa.umich.edu/csp

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