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BBA ECON

 

BBA ECON BBA FINANCE BBA INTBUS BBA MGMT BBA MKTG/MGMT BBA MIS BBA SCMGMT

Fogelman College of Business and Economics

Degree/Major:  BBA/Economics

Goal 6:  Graduates will be able to apply economic theory and principles to understand issues in the global economy.

 

Fair

Did Not Meet Expectations
Limited Accomplishment

1

Good

Met Expectations
Some Problems
Needs Improvement

 
2

Exemplary

Met Expectations
Considerable Expertise Shown
With Project

3

Measures

Direct or indirect measurements and/or measurement links

 

Score

Evaluation assigned to learning objective

Demonstrate understanding of  fundamental economic theories

Weakness in understanding basic concepts. Difficulty in comprehending intuition behind the models.

Some difficulty in understanding the theory, but is reasonably clear about underlying intuition.

Excellent comprehension of theory with the ability to critique the application of theory to real world problems.

Class assignments, projects, papers, and exams

ECON 3310 and ECON 3320

 

Demonstrate understanding of the applications of theory in public policy and private decision making

Limited knowledge, or comprehension of, how economic theory is applied to real world issues

Comprehension and application of theory to real world issues

Ability to synthesize theories and evaluate their relevance to particular real world issues

Class assignments, projects, papers, and exams in ECON 4210 and ECON 4820

 

Demonstrate knowledge of the application of economic theory to the global economy

Inadequate knowledge of theory and applications of international trade and international macroeconomics

Comprehension of basic theories of international trade and their application to the global economy

Ability to use knowledge of economic global issues to evaluate trade policies.

Class assignments, projects, papers, and exams in ECON 4350 and  ECON 4351

 

Benchmark: 75% of the students will be assessed in the Exemplary Category for each objective.

 BBA Economics Majors Goal 6 - Objective 1    Economics Majors Goal 6 - Objective 2

Economics Majors Goal 6 - Objective 3

Economics Major Improvement Implementation Report
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Assessment - Fogelman College of Business and Economics - The University of Memphis