Department of Economics
Economics (Specialisation in Development Economics)
Please note that this programme structure acts as a guideline, refer to your Undergraduate Handbook for official programme information.

NOTE:    ECON 1004 (EC14B) Maths for Social Sciences II: Students with an inadequate    
                 background in Mathematics are strongly advised to complete ECON 1003 (EC14A)
                 Maths for Social Sciences I in Semester One or Two Before taking ECON 1004
                 (EC14B) Maths for Social Sciences II.  Students may take ECON 1004 (EC14B) IN 
                 level II of their programme.
               
 LEVEL I

ECON 1001   Introduction to Microeconomics
ECON 1002   Introduction to Macroeconomics
ECON 1004   Maths for Social Sciences II
ECON 1005   Introduction to Statistics
MGMT 1000  Introduction to Computers
GOVT 1000   Introduction to Political Analysis

One of the following:
SOCI 1000  Introduction to Sociology II
SOCI 1002  Introduction to Sociology I

One of the following:
FOUN 1001  English for Academic Purposes                     
FOUN 1008  Rhetoric II:  Special Purposes

One of the following:
FOUN 1101  Caribbean Civilization                      
FOUN 1210  Science, Medicine and Technology in the Society
                      
One (1) Approved Elective


LEVEL II\III

ECON 2000  Intermediate Microeconomics I
ECON 2001  Intermediate Microeconomics II
ECON 2002  Intermediate Macroeconomics I
ECON 2003  Intermediate Macroeconomics II
ECON 2025  Statistical Methods
ECON 2026  Statistical Methods 2
ECON 2029  Research Methods for Economists
ECON 3008  History of Economics Thought 
ECON 3027  Economic Planning
ECON 3049  Econometrics I
ECON 3051  Economics Development 1

One (1) approved Level II/III elective from the Department of Economics

Two (2) Additional courses chosen from the following list:

GOVT 2010  The Politics of Developing Nations
GOVT 3014  Theories and Concepts of International Politics
GOVT 3025   International Environment Politics
GOVT 3049   Caribbean International Politics
SOCI 3007     Rural Development
SOCI 3026     Sociology of Development
SOCI 3027     Gender and Development

Two (2) additional courses chosen from the following list:

ECON 3001  Industrial Economics
ECON 3010  Finance and Development
ECON 3019  Transport Economics
ECON 3029  Labour Economics
ECON 3034  Environmental Economics
ECON 3043  Economics of Tourism
ECON 3051  Economic Development 1
ECON 3053  Agricultural Development and Policy
ECON 3070  Economics of Technologucal Change

Twelve (12) additional level II/III course credits, at  least (6) of these credits from the Faculty of Social Sciences

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