基本素養 Basic Literacy

文化傳承
Culture transition
歷史意識
Historical consciousness
藝術涵養
Artistic literacy
公民素養
Civil literacy
社會關懷
Social concern
經世濟民
Benefit people and the society
國際視野
International Perspective

核心能力 Competence

鞏固系定基礎知識
Consolidate fundamental knowledge in economics
獲得跨領域的多樣化知識
Acquire diversified knowledge from interdisciplinary fields
熟悉經濟分析工具
Be familiar with tools for economic analysis
擴展經濟應用
Expand economic applications
語文與溝通能力
Language proficiency and communication ability
創新與領導能力
Innovative and Leadership Abilities

課程概述 Course Description

本課程講授經濟行為、決策之基本原理及經濟問題之分析方法。教學內容分為個體經濟學與總體經濟學兩大部份。個體經濟學以消費者及廠商的個別經濟活動為討論對象,其中包括消費者的選擇行為、生產者的決策、市場結構、生產要素市場、所得分配、市場失靈與政府干預、公共選擇等重要課題。總體經濟學則提供一個分析總體經濟問題與政策的基本架構,主要探討國民所得與相關的經濟活動如何決定,其中包括國民所得衡量、所得決定理論、通貨膨脹與失業、總合需求行為、貨幣政策與財政政策等課題。本課程旨在提供學生對經濟學理論及概念有初步之認識,以做為未來修習其他經濟學門之導論 。 ★★★★★★【本課程所對應其基本素養之詳述】 本課程講授經濟行為、決策之基本原理及經濟問題之分析方法,教學內容為個體經濟學,以消費者及廠商的個別經濟活動為討論對象,其中包括供需、彈性、效率、政策、市場結構等,故可以培養經世濟民素養;教學內容中經濟行為可引申為國際貿易,消費者與廠商經濟行為、市場結構均有國外案例,故可培養國際視野素養。
This course discusses microeconomics and macroeconomics. In microeconomics we discuss consumer and firm's behaviors, market structure, input market, income distribution, market failure and government intervention, and public choice. In macroeconomics topics such as measurement of GDP, inflation and unemployment, aggregate demand and supply, monetary policy, and fiscal policy are discussed.

課程學習目標 Course Objectives

  • Understand basic microeconomic terms, concepts and methodology
  • Understand market failure and the effects of government intervention
  • Apply economic reasoning to better understand real world policy issues
  • 課程進度 Progress Description

    進度說明 Progress Description
    1Ten Principles of Economics; Thinking like an Economist
    2Interdependence & the Gains from Trade
    3The Market Forces of Supply & Demand
    4Elasticity and Its Application
    5Supply, Demand & Government Policies
    6Consumers, Producers & the Efficiency of Markets
    7Application: The Costs of Taxation
    8Application: International Trade
    9Externalities
    10Public Goods and Common Resources
    11The Design of the Tax System
    12Midterm exam
    13The Costs of Production
    14Firms in Competitive Markets
    15Monopoly
    16Oligopoly; Monopolistic Competition
    17The Markets for the Factors of Production
    18Final Exam
     以上每週進度教師可依上課情況做適度調整。The schedule may be subject to change.

    課程是否與永續發展目標相關調查
    Survey of the conntent relevant to SDGs

    本課程與SDGs相關項目如下:
    This course is relevant to these items of SDGs as following:
    • 消除貧窮 (No poverty)
    • 消除飢餓 (Zero hunger)
    • 健康與福祉 (Good health and Well Being)
    • 教育品質 (Quality Education)
    • 性別平等 (Gender Equality)
    • 減少不平衡 (Reduced Inequalities)
    • 永續城市與社區 (sustainable cities and communities)
    • 氣候行動 (climate action)

    有關課程其他調查 Other Surveys of Courses

    1.本課程是否規劃業界教師參與教學或演講? 否
    Is there any industry specialist invited in this course? How many times? No
    2.本課程是否規劃含校外實習(並非參訪)? 否
    Are there any internships involved in the course? How many hours? No
    3.本課程是否可歸認為學術倫理課程? 否
    Is this course recognized as an academic ethics course? In the course how many hours are regarding academic ethics topics? No
    4.本課程是否屬進入社區實踐課程? 否
    Is this course recognized as a Community engagement and Service learning course? Which community will be engaged? No