ECON 1303 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, ECC, MVC, RLC.
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a DCCCD Core Curriculum Course.
Prerequisite: Developmental Reading 0093 or English as a Second Language (ESOL) 0044 or have met the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standard in Reading.
Course Description: This course will introduce basic economic concepts and apply these concepts to issues faced by individuals and households in today''s economy. Areas of study will include productive employment, money management, taxes, saving and investment, credit and interest rates, inflation, health care and government regulation. This course may also serve as preparation for Economics 2301 and Economics 2302. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1904025209
This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2010. (Original) | (Changes)
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four year colleges and universities.