7018 - Economics 1 - Class Information

Principles of Economics I

Summer 2009 

3 Units, (UC: CSU)

An introductory course in the principles of microeconomic theory, including economic analysis of the firm and resource allocation; analysis of the laws of supply and demand; market structures of the American economy; price theory; current domestic economic problems.

Prerequisites: None.


Kaycea Campbell, M.A.
Email:  kaycera99@yahoo.com
Office Hours: Wed and Thur, 5:00 - 8:00 PM
 (818) 364-7600 x 7161

Classroom Location Schedule

 Day  Campus  Time  Location
 Saturday   L.A. City College  9:00 A.M. - Noon   AD, Rm.  301A
 Saturday   L.A. Harbor College  1:30 - 4:30 P.M.   Northeast Academic Hall  Rm. 201
 Sunday  L.A. Pierce College  9:00 A.M. - Noon  Village  Bldg. Rm. 8101
 Sunday  L.A. Valley College  1:30 - 4:30 P.M.   Foreign Language Bldg. 102 

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  • Author: McConnell, Campbell R; Brue, Stanley L
  • Edition: 18/E, 2009
  • Publisher: McGraw - Hill
  • ISBN: 978-0-07336595-4
Textbooks may be purchased at the City, LA Mission, Valley, and Pierce College bookstores.

Textbooks are available in the college libraries.  Most libraries have the texts on Reserve, (two hour use, in the library) some libraries have copies in the General Collection.  Individual Library Policies apply and they may be different at each campus.Generally, students must have a valid student ID for the campus they intend to use to check out or use library materials. For example, to check out books from Pierce College Library students must have a valid Pierce College Student ID.  Students who enrolled only in ITV classes may obtain a Mission College ID through the Admissions Office at Mission College.


Choices & Change: Microeconomics

Focus on various input and output markets. Principles of microeconomics include the theory of supply and demand, prices of the factors of production, and income distribution theory. International aspects are included whenever applicable. Contemporary examples are utilized throughout for illustration.

Where to Watch Videos

Cable Channel LA36
All videos are closed captioned.

Video broadcasts are available on cable channel LA36. The broadcast schedule is below.

Broadcast Schedule
Buy the Videos

Videos may be purchased at the Pierce College Bookstore  or LA Mission College Bookstore.

Watch the Videos on Campus

Videos may be viewed at the Learning Resource Centers of

Los Angeles City College
East Los Angeles College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Mission College
Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
Los Angeles Valley College
West Los Angeles College

You must bring your Student ID or fee receipt with you to watch them.

June 15th is the official start date of the term. If you enrolled after that date, you can expect a delay of 2-3 business days in accessing the class website. 

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