DePaul University Catalog > Degree Requirements > Undergraduate > College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences > Economics Honors (BA) > Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

​Students will be able to:

  • Define economic concepts needed to analyze issues in the popular press.
  • Identify the function of key economic institutions, such as the Federal Reserve System.
  • Employ an economic theory or model to analyze the impact of changes in economic variables.
  • Assess the potential impact of government interventions on individuals, markets, and/or the macroeconomy.
  • Gain exposure to the application of economic concepts/models in a variety of fields within economics (e.g., Labor Economics, Health Economics, Urban Economics, Development Economics, History of economic though, etc.).