This module equips students with the knowledge of the
broad economy’s behaviour including understanding
of terms and concepts associated with the economic
performance of a country, the impact of government
economic policies and importance of international trade.
Students will also develop skills in applying economics
theories to their daily experiences to assist in problemsolving
and decision-making. Students will acquire basic
Macroeconomics knowledge through various modes of
learning namely, analysis of real life macroeconomic
events, activity-based lessons and debates. This module
seeks to make students informed citizens of the economy
they are part of and will set a solid foundation for students
who wish to pursue Macroeconomics at the advanced
level. Topics covered include the following: Economics,
Performance, Unemployment and Inflation, Economic
Growth, Balance of Payment, International Trade,
Macroeconomic Tools and Policies, and Income Disparity.
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