MICROECONOMIC ANALYSIS

Course Information
TitleΜΙΚΡΟΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΗ ΑΝΑΛΥΣΗ / MICROECONOMIC ANALYSIS
CodeΝ102Υ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolAgriculture
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID420001822

Programme of Study: PPS Geōponías (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other635
AGROTIKĪS OIKONOMIASCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)635

Programme of Study: UPS School of Agriculture (2011-today)

Registered students: 75
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the other635
AGROTIKĪS OIKONOMIASCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)635

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours52
Class ID
600120589
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able: 1. to become familiar with price changes at the microeconomic environment 2. to explain the market conditions and to assess the business behaviors. 3. to become familiar with the interpretation and the role of demand-supply elasticities.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
Course Content (Syllabus)
Study of the economic behaviour of individual units of an economy (such as a person, household, firm, farm or industry). Microeconomics is primarily concerned with the factors that affect individual economic choices, the effect of changes in these factors on the individual decision makers, how their choices are coordinated by markets, and how prices and demand are determined in individual markets. The main subjects covered under microeconomics include theory of demand, theory of the firm, and demand for labor and other factors of production.
Keywords
Supply, Demand, Equilibrium, Market, Competition, Microeconomics
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Teaching Software: MS-Powerpoint e-class platform: Rural-lab platform (special platform of the laboratory)
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures39
Laboratory Work26
Reading Assigment32
Written assigments40
Exams3
Total140
Student Assessment
Description
85% written exams 15% individual project assignment (exercise)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ζιωγάνας. Χ., "Αρχές μικροοικονομικής ανάλυσης", Ζήτη, 2001 (κωδικός Εύδοξος: 10994).
Additional bibliography for study
Hyman D. N., "Microeconomics - 4th edition", Times Mirror, 1997.
Last Update
26-01-2019