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ECO 2160 Principles of Macroeconomics

Basic economic principles with macro sequence. Interrelationship of households, business and government with an examination of Keynesian theory, fiscal policy and monetary policy. Traditional testing (proctored or in Testing Center) is used in all online sections.

Prerequisites: DEV 0035 and MAT 0050 or MAT 1120

Course Outcomes
  • Identify the effects of fiscal and monetary policies.
  • Explain basic macroeconomic terminology and concepts, including the distinction between real and nominal magnitudes.
  • Explain the supply and demand for money.
  • Describe the Federal Reserve System.
  • Illustrate aggregate demand and aggregate supply.
  • Describe the nature of the business cycle, and differentiate the various theories of macroeconomic instability.
  • Measure national income accounts, and identify important macroeconomic variables, including the unemployment rate, the natural rate of unemployment, the inflation rate, productivity and the rate of interest.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Economics and Finance
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Vance
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 15
Meets: T from 5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: YN1
Open Seats: 15
Meets: T from
5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: YN1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 7
Section: 502
Open Seats: 7
Section: 502
Face to Face
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 110
Faculty: Zavakos
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 14
Meets: TTH from 8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: C01
Open Seats: 14
Meets: TTH from
8:00AM to 9:15AM
Section: C01
Face to Face
Courseview Campus Center (Mason)
Mason Bldg A, Rm 114
Faculty: Bergman
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 19
Meets: MW from 6:00PM to 7:15PM
Section: MN1
Open Seats: 19
Meets: MW from
6:00PM to 7:15PM
Section: MN1
Face to Face
Englewood Learning Center
Englewood, Rm 110
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: Live streaming
Open Seats: 21
Meets: MW from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: EV1
Open Seats: 21
Meets: MW from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: EV1
Face to Face
Huber Heights Learning Center
Huber Heights, Rm 115
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: Live streaming
Open Seats: 21
Meets: MW from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: HV1
Open Seats: 21
Meets: MW from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: HV1
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Daoud
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 8
Meets: MW from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 101
Open Seats: 8
Meets: MW from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 101
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Daoud
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 6
Meets: TTH from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 201
Open Seats: 6
Meets: TTH from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 201
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 203
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 203
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Vance
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 3
Meets: MW from 12:30PM to 1:45PM
Section: 103
Open Seats: 3
Meets: MW from
12:30PM to 1:45PM
Section: 103
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 24
Section: A51
Open Seats: 24
Section: A51
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 21
Section: 5T1
Open Seats: 21
Section: 5T1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 28
Section: B51
Open Seats: 28
Section: B51