20 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module covers introductory monetary, banking and finance theory and issues relating to policy and regulation of the banking and finance system. The module introduces the basic concepts in money and banking while it supports and expands on the material provided in ECN201 and ECN202, the second year micro and macro modules.

Restrictions on availability: ECN130

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Project/ portfolio

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Economics):

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