Course Outline

BUSI 101 - Capital Markets and Real Estate

LESSON NO. 1 - National Income Accounts
LESSON NO. 2 - Production and Growth
LESSON NO. 3 - Savings, Investment, and the Financial System
LESSON NO. 4 - The Monetary System
LESSON NO. 5 - Inflation: Causes and Measurement
LESSON NO. 6 - Gains from International Trade
LESSON NO. 7 - International Trade, Investment, and Exchange Rates
LESSON NO. 8 - Macroeconomic Theory in an Open Economy
LESSON NO. 9 - Economic Fluctuations: Balancing Aggregate Demand and Supply
LESSON NO. 10 - Economic Fluctuations: Effects of Fiscal and Monetary Policy
LESSON NO. 11 - Debates over Macroeconomic Policy

Course Structure

Weekly multiple choice assignments: 15% of final grade.

Project 1: Questions on lessons 1-6: 15% of final grade.

This project requires the student to apply the course concepts towards several questions and short practical case study scenarios.

Project 2: Questions on lessons 7-11: 20% of final grade.

This project requires the student to apply the course concepts towards several questions and short practical case study scenarios.

Final exam: Multiple choice and short-answer written questions: 50% of final grade.

Additional Resources

Textbook sold separately:

Can be purchased directly from the Real Estate Division's Online Bookstore.

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