Course Summary

Course List of BS in Economics

 

A: GED Courses (33 Credits)

I. Required GED Courses (24 credits)I. Required GED Courses (24 credits)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
BUS 1102 Introduction to Business 3 None
CST 1206 Computer Applications 3 None
ECO 1303/ BMT 1103 Mathematics for Business and Economics I / Business Mathematics I 3 MAT 1300
ECO 1334/ BST 1308 Statistics for Business and Economics I  / Business Statistics I 3 ECO 1303
ACN 1205 Financial Accounting I 3 None
ENG1101 Basic English 3 None
ENG1204 Composition and Communication Skills 3 ENG 1101
BUS 3226/ ECO 3226 Bangladesh Studies 3 ENG 1101

 

II. Optional GED Courses (9 Credits)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
 ACN 1309  Financial Accounting II 3 ACN 1205
MAT1300 Basic Mathematics
[Compulsory for those students who have no mathematics in HSC or equivalent level. This is a prerequisite course to ECO 1303 and must be taken at the point of entry, i.e., in the first semester]
3 None
ECN 3230 Economic Geography 3 ECO 1301
ENV 3227 Fundamentals of Natural Science 3 ECO 1303
ENV 2308 Ecological System and Environment 3 ENG 1204
FIN 2319 Principles of Finance 3 ECO 1334, ACN 1205
ECO 1334
HRM 4357 Industrial Psychology 3 PSY 2217
ITR 2311 International Relations 3 ENG 1204
MGT 1307 Principles of Management 3 BUS1102
MKT 2320 Introduction to Marketing 3 ENG 1101
ECO 1301
PAM 1301 Introduction to Public Administration 3 ENG 1204
PSY 2217 Introduction to Psychology 3 ENG 1101
SOC 1310 Introduction to Sociology 3 ENG 1101
SOC 2306 Eastern Culture and Heritage 3 SOC 1310
Any other approved courses from
undergraduate curriculum approved by UGC.

 

B: ECONOMICS CORE COURSES (60 Credits)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
ECO 2303/ BMT 2213 Mathematics for Business and Economics II Business Mathematics II 3 ECO 1303
ECO 1301 Introduction to Microeconomics 3 None
ECO 1302 Introduction to Macroeconomics 3 ECO 1301
ECO 1374/
BST 2216
Statistics for Business and Economics II
Business Statistics II
ECO 1303, ECO 1334
ECO 2301 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory I 3 ECO1301
ECO 2302 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory I 3 ECO1302
ECO 2360 Introduction to Environmental and Natural Resource Economics 3 ECO 1301
ECO 3303 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory II 3 ECO 2301
ECO 3304 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory II 3 ECO 2302
ECO 3310 Money and Banking 3 ECO3304
ECO 3314 Public Finance: Revenue 3 ECO 2301, 2302
ECO 3315 Public Finance: Expenditure 3 ECO 3314
ECO 3328 International Trade and Finance 3 ECO2301, ECO 2302
ECO 3350 Development Economics 3 ECO2301, ECO 2302
ECO 3360 Socioeconomic Profiles of Bangladesh 3 ECO 2301, ECO 2302
ECO 3372 Basic Econometrics 3 ECO 1374
ECO 4328 Globalization and History 3 ECO 3328
ECO 4375 History of Economic Thought 3 ECO1301, ECO 1302
ECO 4390 Research Methodology 3 ECO 1374
ECO 4395 Guided Research 3 All core courses

 

C: OPEN ELECTIVE COURSES (27 Credits)

NOTE 1: At lest 15 credits must be ECO courses.

NOTE 2: Courses in this category cannot be below 3000 levels

NOTE 3: Students can also complete 27 credits without a specialization area of study

C1 : ECO Courses (15 Credits)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
ECO 3316 Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness 3 ECO 1301
ECO 3354 Environmental and Natural Resource Economics II 3 ECO 2360
ECO 3361 Health Economics 3 ECO1301, ECO 2301
ECO 4350 Labor Economics 3 ECO 3303
ECO 4380 Urban Economics 3 ECO 3314
ECO 4384 Project Analysis and Evaluation 3 ECO1302, ECO 3303
ECO 4386 Energy Economics and Policy 3 ECO 3303
ECO 4351 Industrial Organization 3 ECO 2301
ECO 4392 Law and Economics 3 ECO3303, ECO 3304
Any other approved ECO courses of level 3000 or more

 

C2: SECIALIZED AREA COURSES

AREA 1: QUANTITATIVE ECONOMICS

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
ECO 4326 Mathematical Statistics I 3 ECO 1374
ECO 4327 Mathematical Statistics II 3 ECO 4326
ECO 4349 Economics of Information and Uncertainty 3 ECO 3304
ECO 4353 Game Theory and Applications 3 ECO1302, ECO 3303
ECO 4374 Mathematical Economics II 3 ECO2303,3303,3304
ECO 4387 Applied Econometrics 3 ECO 3372
ECO 4391 Welfare Economics 3 ECO 3304
Any other course added in this area

 

AREA 2: TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT (15 Credits)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
ECO 3329 International Economic Cooperation   and Trade Negotiation 3 ECO 3328
ECO 4314 Trade Theory and Policy 3 ECO 3328
ECO 3317 The Underground Economy 3 ECO3328, ECO 2301
ECO 3353 Economic Development in South Asia 3 ECO1301, ECO 1302
ECO 4333 Economics of Gender 3 ECO 3350
ECO 4343 Micro-finance: Theory, Principles and Performance 3 ECO 3360
ECO 4344 Advanced Topics in Development Economics 3 ECO 3350
ECO 4348 Political Economy of Underdevelopment ECO 3350
any other courses added under this section

 

AREA 3: BUSINESS ECONOMICS (15 Credits)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
FIN 3123 Managerial Finance 3 FIN 2319, ECO 1301 ACN 1309
ECO 4343 Micro-finance: Theory, Principles and Performance 3 ECO 3360
ECO 4360 Managerial Economics 3 ECO1301,
FIN 4219 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management 3
FIN3337 Principles of Banking and Insurance 3 ECO 1302
FIN 4321 Financial Markets and Institutions 3
FIN 4317 International Finance 3 ECO 3304
IBS 3121 International Business 3 ECO 1302
MGT 3224 Production and Operations Management 3 ECO 1303, ECO 1334
MGT 3341 Project Management 3 MGT 3224
MGT 3229 Entrepreneurship Development 3 MGT1307, ECO1302
MKT 4102 Services Marketing 3
MKT 4309 International Marketing/Global Marketing 3
Any other course added in this area.
 FIN 3123 Managerial Finance  3  FIN2319, ECO1301

 

AREA 4 RESOURCE AND ENVIORNMENT (15 CREDITS)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
ECO 4386 Energy Economics and Policy 3 ECO 3303
ECO 3354 Environmental and Natural Resource Economics II 3 ECO 2360
ECO 4387 Applied Econometrics 3 ECO 3372
ECO 3382 Economic Valuation of the Environment 3 ECO 2360
ECO 4388 Economics of Climate Change 3 ECO 3328, ECO 3314
ECO 4366 Environmental Policy 3 ECO 3303
Any other courses added in this area

 

LIST OF COURSES FOR SECOND MAJOR IN ECONOMICS

(Applicable to non-ECO undergraduate students of UIU)

A CORE REQUIREMENTS

Course Code Course Title Credit Hr. Prerequisites
ECO 1301 Introduction to Microeconomics 3 None
ECO 1302 Introduction to Macroeconomics 3 ECO 1301
ECO 2360 Introduction to Environmental and Natural Resource Economics 3 ECO 1301
ECO 2301 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory I 3 None
ECO 2302 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory I 3 ECO 1301
ECO 1303 Mathematics for Business and Economics I 3 MAT 1300
ECO 1334 Statistics for Business and Economics I 3 ECO 1303
ECO 2303 Mathematics for Business and Economics II 3 ECO 1303
ECO 1374 Statistics for Business and Economics II 3 ECO 1334
ECO 3315 Public Finance: Revenue 3 ECO 3303
ECO 3372 Basic Econometrics 3 ECO 1374
ECO 3303 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory II 3 ECO 3357
ECO 3304 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory II 3 ECO1301, ECO 1302
B ECO 3XXX/ECO 4XXX level credits from the list of approved economics courses 6
A + B Total Credits 45 ECO1301, ECO 1302