Introduction to Economics

Course Provider

Centre for Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE@NTU)


Continuing Education and Training Certificate


This course provides an overview of economics and its application to explain real life issues. It covers​ topics like efficiency, demand and supply, production and cost, national income, inflation and unemployment and government policies that are relevant to day to day life.

*Certificate of Completion will be issued basing on given criteria. Please complete all assessments and the project and obtain a total score of at least 50%.

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Perform a cost and benefit analysis on real life issues
  • Make rational economic decisions in view of resource constraints
  • Understand how an economy works and appreciates the economic issues concerning individuals
  • Analyse the impact of government policies on the welfare of individuals
Unit 1 : Fundamental of Microeconomics
Unit 2 : Production and Cost
Unit 3 : Fundamental of Macroeconomics
Unit 4 : Fiscal and Monetary Policies

NSFs and Working Professionals

Standard Course Fee: S$222.10

All fees stated are inclusive of 8% GST