Microeconomics

University of the Western Cape

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Microeconomics

  • Host University

    University of the Western Cape

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Economics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Main Outcomes
    Upon completion of this module, a student should be able to:Discuss and apply general equilibrium and welfare analysis
    Critically analyse the behaviour of the firm under different market structures
    Analyse the firm?s behaviour using game theory
    Explain and formulate the conditions for economic efficiency

    Main Content

    General equilibrium and Welfare Analysis
    Market Structure and Competitive Strategy

Course Disclaimer

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.