University Catalog 
    Jul 22, 2018  
University Catalog

Course Descriptions

Courses at Furman are typically identified by codes separated into three distinct parts. The first segment designates the academic subject of the course, the second component relates to the level of instruction, and the final element (when displayed) assists with the identification of the meeting times and location for individual course sections.

Credit bearing undergraduate courses typically are numbered between 100 and 599, graduate instruction is typically numbered between 600 and 999, while zero credit experiences frequently have numbers between 001 and 099. Undergraduates can further expect courses numbers to reflect:

100-299 introductory courses, geared to freshmen and sophomores
300-499 advanced courses, designed for majors and other students with appropriate background and/or prerequisites
500-599 individualized instruction, including internships, research, independent study, and music performance studies


   •  ECN-100 Personal Finance
   •  ECN-105 Exploring Economics with Song Lyrics
   •  ECN-111 Introduction to Economics
   •  ECN-200 Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy
   •  ECN-224 Law and Economics
   •  ECN-225 Statistics for Economics and Business
   •  ECN-233 Economics of Gender
   •  ECN-234 Urban Economics
   •  ECN-235 Population, Economy and Society
   •  ECN-236 Economics of the Environment
   •  ECN-237 Economics of Poverty and Inequality
   •  ECN-238 Public Finance
   •  ECN-241 Money and Banking
   •  ECN-242 Health Economics
   •  ECN-243 Economic Growth and Development
   •  ECN-244 Behavioral Economics
   •  ECN-247 History of Economic Thought
   •  ECN-248 Government and Business
   •  ECN-249 Asian Economics
   •  ECN-250 Labor Economics
   •  ECN-251 Economics of China
   •  ECN-252 International Trade Theory and Policy
   •  ECN-253 International Macroeconomic Theory and Policy
   •  ECN-256 Economics of Strategy
   •  ECN-263 African Economic Development
   •  ECN-331 Empirical Methods in Economics
   •  ECN-345 Intermediate Macroeconomics Analysis
   •  ECN-346 Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis
   •  ECN-356 Managerial Economics
   •  ECN-357 Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics
   •  ECN-371 Economic and Political Analysis of the European Union
   •  ECN-475 Senior Seminar in Economics
   •  ECN-501 Independent Study
   •  ECN-503 Individualized Internship