Introduction to Macroeconomics is a fully interactive and user-friendly elearning package for further or higher education courses or modules covering macroeconomics. The course includes the macroecomonics chapters of Introductory Economics plus the 4 chapters on maths for economists. The software offers hours of tutorial material and includes: extensive relevant theory, interactive exercises, self-assessment questions, economic databases and an economic glossary.
WinEcon is an award winning, interactive teaching and learning package for network and PC use. Intensively developed at a cost of £1m under the government funded Teaching and Learning Technology Programme by experienced teachers of economics, the WinEcon software gives complete control of the pace and style of learning in a fully-supported environment that demands no prior knowledge of computing or economics.
Introduction to Macroconomics can be used as a stand alone course or to complement your university's or college's course. Intensively developed and updated by experienced teachers of economics, WinEcon Business Economics is arranged into chapters, with each chapter divided into easy to manage sections containing topics which comprise interactive tutorials supported by a virtual tutor.
The expertly authored tutorials include theory and graphic enhanced interactive exercises which allow you to interact with the models and see how changes you make affect graphs, etc., helping you to understand the theory, plus interactive questions to test your understanding as your progress through the tutorial.
Many topics include links to additional and more advanced information and exercises, so you can tailor your learning to suit your own individual strengths and weaknesses. And the easy to use navigation allows you to dip into topics if you don't want to work through a whole chapter or section.
The software also includes easily accessible section introductions and summaries and an economics glossary and notebook, all ideal for revision.
WinEcon Introduction to Macroeconomics gives complete control of the pace and style of learning in a fully-supported environment that demands no prior knowledge of computing or economics.
WinEcon Macroeconomics is the perfect economics software for:
Key features for Students
- Use as a standalone course as an interactive textbook on your PC
- Or dip in for revision, assignments, preparatory or back-up work
- The full course material with all the relevant theory
- Access links to WinEcon from lecturer's notes on your PC
Key features for Teaching
- Use on site network or PCs as standalone course in whole or in part
- Deliver engaging, media-rich lessons, courses and supplements
- Customise to suit your institutional and teaching needs
- Can be used as a Web-based resource
WinEcon is a 'not for profit' product developed by a consortium of 10 UK universities with public funding.
Helping lecturers to customise the resource to fit their modules.
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