Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School School of Economics Economics Evening Program
Lecture Code G8267200 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name ミクロ経済学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
ミクロケイザイガク
Subject Name in
English
Microeconomics
Instructor OOKOUCHI OSAMU
Instructor
(Katakana)
オオコウチ オサム
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Weds11-12:Higashi-Senda 302
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture with PowerPoint slides  
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 24 : Economics
Eligible Students  
Keywords Consumers theory, Producers theory, Market equilibrium 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Economics and Management
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Basic knowledge of economic analysis 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course is to lean basic notions and concepts in microeconomics and their usage in the real life economic phenomenon. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction
lesson2 Methods in microeconomics(1)
lesson3 Methods in microeconomics(2)
lesson4 Market mechanism and demand/supply
lesson5 Consumers and demand
lesson6 Consumers' behavior and demand curve
lesson7 Producers' behavior and production function
lesson8 Producers' behavior and cost function
lesson9 Long-run cost function and long-run supply function
lesson10 Perfect competition and market efficiency(1)
lesson11 Perfect competition and market efficiency(2)
lesson12 Imperfect competition(1)
lesson13 Imperfect competition(2)
lesson14 Market failure (1)
lesson15 Market failure (2)

In-class quiz and final exam 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
現代経済学入門ミクロ経済学」、西村和雄、岩波書店 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
PowerPoint slides 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
The lessons correspond to the chapters in the textbook. Read the appropriate chapters before the class.  Try chapter quizzes in the end of each chapters after the class. 
Requirements  
Grading Method Quiz(20%), Final Exam(80%) 
Message  
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Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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