Becoming an Economist
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.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
The module is designed to help students develop many of the basic skills used in the
discipline of economics. The module explores and covers a variety of study and research
Students will develop skills in the use of language, writing, ICT usage, data collection,
data interpretation and group work. Key threshold economic concepts will also be
incorporated. Particular emphasis will be placed on small group learning and personal
Lectures, labs and small group tutorials
STUDY OPTION 1:
A portfolio of assessments, to include synoptic elements
STUDY OPTION 2:
Alternative assessment (tbc)
Study Option 1 = Whole Year
Study Option 2 = Autumn
Study Option 3 = Spring/summer
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
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.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.