Courses

Courses offered

Below, you will find lists of current Economics courses offered, along with course outlines and links to the UVic Calendar course descriptions.

Note: The University reserves the right to cancel courses. Lists of instructors and schedules are subject to change.

Course outlines are posted at the beginning of the term. Course instructors normally notify registered students if they make any changes to their outline throughout the term. For further information about the course outline, students should contact the course instructor.

Course Policies

Read the Department of Economics course policies for undergraduate students.

Prerequisite information

What is a prerequisite?

What if you think you have the prerequisite for an Economics course but you can't register? You can apply for a prerequisite waiver for an Economics course – read the following information and complete the Prerequisite Waiver Form.

Note: This form is for Economics courses only. For all other courses, such as MATH and COM, you will need to contact the Math or Commerce Department directly.

Are you looking for course descriptions for all economics undergrad courses?

Please refer to the Academic Calendar for a complete listing of Economics Courses

Considering enrolling in summer courses? 

See our preliminary course offerings for summer 2022. Please note that these are subject to change.

Winter Session 2021-2022, First Term (Sep-Dec 2021)

Winter Session 2021-2022, First Term (Sep-Dec 2021)

(Note: courses offered and schedules are subject to change, pending instructor availability and enrollment)

Course Name Instructor

ECON 103 A01
ECON 103 A02

ECON 103 A03

Principles of Microeconomics

course outline

E. Hutchinson
ECON 104 A01

Principles of Macroeconomics

course outline

M. Engineer
ECON 180 A01

Introduction to Principles of Microeconomics and Financial Project Evaluation

course outline

C. Willmore

ECON 203 A01

Intermediate Microeconomics I

course outline

B. Johnson

ECON 203 A02

ECON 203 A03

Intermediate Microeconomics I

course outline A02

course outline A03

L. Salarpour Goodarzi

ECON 204 A01

ECON 204 A02

Intermediate Macroeconomics

course outline A01

course outline A02

M. Cozzi

ECON 204 A03

Intermediate Macroeconomics

course outline A03

L. Salarpour Goodarzi
ECON 225 A01
ECON 225 A02
ECON 225 A03

Writing for Economists

course outline

S. Hume
ECON 225 A04

Writing for Economists

course outline

B. Ahmadi
ECON 225 A05

Writing for Economists

course outline

M. Nazir
ECON 245 A01

Descriptive Statistics and Probability

course outline

B. Johnson
ECON 246 A01

Statistical Inference

course outline

B. Johnson

ECON 305 A01

ECON 305 A02

Money and Banking

course outline A01

course outline A02

P. Schure

ECON 306 A01

ECON 306 A02

International Economics

course outline

L. Zhang

ECON 308 A01

Economics and the Law

course outline

L. Welling
ECON 312 A01

Urban Land Economics

course outline

F. Mokhtarzadeh

ECON 313 A01

ECON 313 A02

Intermediate Microeconomics II

course outline

D. Feir
ECON 317 A01

The Economics of Canadian Health Care

course outline

C. Willmore
ECON 320 A01

Economic Development

course outline

L. Salarpour Goodarzi

ECON 321 A01

The Economic History of Canada

course outline

C. Willmore
ECON 325 A01

Public Economics

course outline

E. Gugl

ECON 327 A01

Economic History of North America

course outline

D. Scoones

ECON 339 A01

Economics of the Family

course outline

L. Welling

ECON 345 A01

ECON 345 A02

Applied Econometrics

course outline

F. Pretis

ECON 345 A03

Applied Econometrics

course outline

B. Comish-Trimble
ECON 350 A01

Mathematical Economics I: An Introduction to Static Methods

course outline

E. Sehic
ECON 365 A01

Econometrics: Part I

course outline

N. Kang
ECON 370 A01

Labour Economics

course outline

H. Schuetze
ECON 381 A01

Environmental Economics I (cross-listed as ES 312)

course outline

R. Martin
ECON 382 A01

Natural Resource Economics I

course outline

L. Wong
ECON 400 A01

Advanced Microeconomic Theory

course outline

E. Gugl
ECON 401 A01

Advanced Macroeconomic Theory

course outline

A. Kumar
ECON 405A A01

International Trade Theory

course outline

L. Zhang
ECON 405B A01

International Monetary Theory and Policy

course outline

E. Sehic
ECON 406 A01

Monetary Economics

course outline

A. Kumar

ECON 416 A01

ECON 416 A02

Cost Benefit Analysis: Principles and Application

course outline A01

course outline A02

J. Tamosiunas
ECON 435 A01

Financial Economics

course outline

K. Xu
ECON 437 A01


Philosophical Problems in Contemporary Economics

course outline

M. Engineer
ECON 450 A01

Game Theory in Economics

course outline

D. Rondeau
ECON 465 A01

Advanced Applied Econometrics

course outline

C. Auld
ECON 481 A01

Environmental Economics II

course outline

P. Kennedy
ECON 499 Y01

Honours Thesis and Seminar

M. Farnham

Winter Session 2021-2022, Second Term (Jan-Apr 2022)

Winter Session 2021-2022, Second Term (Jan-Apr 2022)

(Note: courses offered and schedules are subject to change, pending instructor availability and enrollment)

Course Name Instructor
ECON 103 A01

Principles of Microeconomics

E. Hutchinson
ECON 104 A01
ECON 104 A02

Principles of Macroeconomics

L. Zhang

ECON 203 A01

ECON 203 A02

Intermediate Microeconomics I

P. Schure

ECON 204 A01

ECON 204 A02

Intermediate Macroeconomics

O. Saleh
ECON 205 A01

Managerial Economics

B. Johnson
ECON 225 A01
ECON 225 A02

Writing for Economists

S. Hume
ECON 225 A03

Writing for Economists

B. Ahmadi
ECON 225 A04

Writing for Economists

M. Nazir
ECON 245 A01

Descriptive Statistics and Probability

B. Johnson
ECON 246 A01

Statistical Inference

B. Johnson

ECON 305 A01

ECON 305 A02

Money and Banking

O. Saleh

ECON 306 A01

International Economics

L. Zhang

ECON 308 A01

Economics and the Law

L. Welling

ECON 309 A01

Competition Policy

C. Willmore

ECON 312 A01

ECON 312 A02

Urban Land Economics

F. Mokhtarzadeh

ECON 313 A01

Econ 313 A02

Intermediate Microeconomics II

 

H. Schuetze

ECON 313 A03

Intermediate Microeconomics II

E. Sehic

ECON 317 A01

The Economics of Canadian Health Care

B. Comish-Trimble

ECON 318 A01

Health Economics

C. Auld

ECON 320 A01

Economic Development

M. Nazir

ECON 321 A01

ECON 321 A02

The Economic History of Canada

C. Willmore
ECON 325 A01

Public Economics

S. Pendergast

ECON 327 A01

ECON 327 A02

Economic History of North America

M. Nazir

ECON 345 A01

ECON 345 A02

Applied Econometrics

N. Kang

ECON 351 A01

Mathematical Economics II: An Introduction to Dynamic Methods

G. C. Van Kooten
ECON 366 A01

Econometrics: Part II

M. Nazir

ECON 381 A01

ECON 381 A02

Environmental Economics I (cross-listed as ES 312)

 

R. Martin

ECON 382 A01

Natural Resource Economics I

L. Wong
ECON 405B A01

International Monetary Theory and Policy

E. Sehic

ECON 406 A01

ECON 406 A02

Monetary Economics

A. Kumar
ECON 413 A01

Economics of Firm Strategy

P. Courty

ECON 416 A01

ECON 416 A02

Cost Benefit Analysis

J. Tamosiunas
ECON 435 A01

Financial Economics

K. Xu
ECON 452 A01

Information and Incentives

L. Welling
ECON 454 A01

Theory of Corporate Finance

K. Xu
ECON 457 A01

Computational Economics

M. Cozzi
ECON 468 A01

Financial Econometrics

K. Stewart
ECON 482 A01

Natural Resource Economics II

C.G. van Kooten
ECON 499 Y01

Honours Thesis and Seminar

M. Cozzi

Summer Session 2022 (May-Aug 2022) - Preliminary

Summer Session 2022: Course List *Preliminary

(Note: Courses offered and schedules are subject to change, pending instructor availability and enrollment.)

Term Dates:
Term 1: May 4, 2022 - July 29, 2022
Term 2: May 9, 2022 - June 24, 2022
Term 3: July 4, 2022 - August 19, 2022

 

Course Name Instructor

ECON 180 A01

Term 1

Introduction to Economics and Financial Project Evaluation

TBA

ECON 203 A01

Term 2

Intermediate Microeconomics I TBA

ECON 204 A01

Term 1

Intermediate Macroeconomics TBA

ECON 225 A01

Term 2

Writing for Economists TBA

ECON 245 A01

Term 2

 

Descriptive Statistics and Probability TBA

ECON 246 A01

Term 3

Statistical Inference TBA

ECON 305 A01

Term 2

Money and Banking TBA

ECON 313 A01

Term 3

Intermediate Microeconomics II TBA

ECON 327 A01

Term 3

Economic History of North America TBA

ECON 345 A01

Term 1

Applied Econometrics TBA

ECON 350 A01

Term 2

Mathematical Economics I: An Introduction to Static Methods TBA

ECON 406 A01

Term 3

Monetary Economics TBA

ECON 454 A01

Term 2

Theory of Corporate Finance TBA