ECO 304L - Introduction to Macroeconomics

Texas Common Number: ECON 2301
Course Number Course Title Day & Time Course Fee Register
ECO 304L Introduction to Macroeconomics Online $850.00
Course Type:
Self-Paced Online

In this course students will learn about aggregate economic processes such as consumption, investment, government expenditures, banking, inflation, and employment.

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This course is independent study and is self-paced. Students have five months upon registration in which to complete all coursework. Exams must be taken in person at an approved testing center (learn more). Proctoring fees vary by site and are not included in the course fee.

Graded Assessments and Learning Modules

  • 4 learning modules
  • 13 assignments
  • 2 exams (taken at approved testing site)

Textbook(s) and Materials

  • Macroeconomics: Principles, Problems, and Policies, 19th ed., McConnell, Brue, & Flynn. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2012.
    ISBN 10: 0077337727
    ISBN 13: 9780077337728
  • Study Guide to Accompany McConnell and Brue, Macroeconomics, 19th ed., Walstad, Brue, Flynn, & McConnell. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2012.
    ISBN 10: 0077337964
    ISBN 13: 9780077337964
Official UT Austin Description:
Analysis of the economy as a whole (its organization and the basic forces influencing its growth and development); money and banking, national income, public finance, and international linkages.

Economics 304K with a grade of at least C-.

Students should contact the University Extension advisor with any questions about prerequisites or placement in our courses. All students should contact their academic advisor with any questions about how this course fulfills their degree requirements.