Department of Economics
ECONOMICS and POLITICAL SCIENCE
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
GOVT 1011  Introduction to Caribbean Politics

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

One of the following:
FOUN 1101 Caribbean Civilisation
FOUN 1210 Science, Medicine and Technology

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 II
ECON 2029 Research Methods for Economists
ECON 3008 History of Economic Thought
ECON 3049 Econometrics I
SOCI 2006  Qualitative Methods in Sociological Research
GOVT 2014 Western Political Thought
GOVT 2015 Modern Political Thought
GOVT 2016 Caribbean Political Philosophy
GOVT 2024 Contemporary Political Democracy
GOVT 3015 International Politics and Political Economy
GOVT 3017 Caribbean Governance I
GOVT 3018 Caribbean Governance II

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

Six (6) additional Level II course credits, i.e. Two (2) additional approved courses from the Department of Government, Sociology and Social Work.


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Duration: 3 years full time; 4 years  part time
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Department of Economics
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