Criminal Justice B.Tech.
Course DescriptionMoney, Banking Financial Mkts
This course is a study of essentials of the domestic monetary system, banking structure, and financial markets. It focuses on monetary practices, theory, and policy. Included in the course are an analysis of the nature, functions, and theory of money; an overview of the commercial banking system and the structure of the Federal Reserve System; and an examination of monetary policy as related to fiscal policy, economic activity, and international financial activities. Prerequisite: ECON 100 or permission from the instructor. 3 credits (3 lecture hours) These credits count toward the Social Sciences (list C) requirements for graduation.