ECO 304K - Introduction to Microeconomics

Texas Common Number: ECON 2302
Course Number Course Title Day & Time Course Fee Register
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics Online $895.00
Course Type:
Self-Paced Online

In this course students learn about the economic behavior of consumers, firms, and workers with special attention given to the influence of markets.

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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 and exams.

Textbooks and Materials:

Michael Parkin. Microeconomics, 10th edition. Addison-Wesley, 2012. ISBN: 0131394258

Technical Requirements:

Students are required to use a laptop or desktop computer with a high-speed internet connection. Tablets and smartphones are not supported. The computer should have a modern and updated operating system, at least 2GB of RAM and also meet Proctorio’s system requirements for online testing.

A phone, camera, or scanner to digitize handwritten work for submission online.

Official UT Austin Description:
Analysis of the economic behavior of individual consumers, firms, and workers. Demand, supply, and market equilibrium. Impact of taxes, externalities, and market power on equilibrium.


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.