Economics for Engineers
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units16
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2 - 3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
OverviewThe course covers the following areas: microeconomics, international trade and the balance of payments, macroeconomics, financial markets, the public sector, South African economic and environmental issues. The course focuses on the application of economic principles.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.