Module Overview

Introductory Macroeconomics

This module represents an introduction to the economic way of thinking with an emphasis on the principles of macroeconomics which will provide a basis of further study and progression.

Module Code

ECON 9103

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Introduction to Economics.

Methods of measuring economic activity.

Money and banking.

Income determination.


Aggregate demand and aggregate supply analysis.

Business cycle.

Macroeconomic policies.

International economics.


A variety of methods will be used including lectures, tutorials and may include formal teaching, class discussion, problem solving and case studies.

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Formal Examination60
Other Assessment(s)40