Course Structure (Syllabus)

The details of the syllabus will be available on the following websites of affiliating University – Vidyasagar University.

 http://www.vidyasagar.ac.in/Downloads/ShowPdf.aspx?file=/UG_Syllabus_CBCS_FULL/BSC_HONS/Economics_Hons.pdf (For the students of B.Sc Hons in Economics)

http://www.vidyasagar.ac.in/Downloads/ShowPdf.aspx?file=/UG_Syllabus_CBCS_FULL/BSC_GENERAL/Economics_General.pdf  ( For the students of B.Sc General in Economics)

Course Name Course Outcome
CT1: Introductory Microeconomics Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of micro economics at elementary level.
CT2: Mathematical Methods in Economics -I Students will learn the mathematical tools with applications in analysis of economic phenomenon
CT3: Introductory Macroeconomics Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of macro economics at elementary level.
CT4: Mathematical Methods in Economics – II Students will learn the mathematical tools with applications in analysis of economic phenomenon
CT5: Intermediate Microeconomics – I Students will have some in-depth understanding of Micro economic concepts, which are essential for the students of Economics Honours only.
CT6: Intermediate Macroeconomics – I Students will have some in-depth understanding of Macro economic concepts, which are essential for the students of Economics Honours only.
CT7: Statistical Methods for Economics Students will acquire knowledge on basic tools of statistics and methods in analyzing various economic phenomena in terms of consumers, producers and market behaviour.
SEC-1: Data Analysis Students will enrich their analytical power.
SEC-1: Contemporary Economic Issues This course will help the students to develop themselves on the current happenings of Indian as well as rest of the World Economy.
CT8: Intermediate Microeconomics – II Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of micro economics at elementary level.
CT9: Intermediate Macroeconomics – II Students will have some in-depth understanding of Macro economic concepts, which are essential for the students of Economics Honours only.
CT10: Introductory Econometrics Students will be prepared to extract useful information about important economic policy issues from the available data. Students who gain expertise in econometrics will also find that they enhance their job prospects.
SEC-2: Financial Economics Students will acquire deep and systematic knowledge of the driving forces behind companies, markets, and economies.
Sec 2 Research Methodology Students will be be capable  in solving various planning and operational problems. It aids in decision making. It involves the study of cause and effect relationships between various variables and helps to identify behaviour/patterns/trends in certain variables.
CT11: International economics Students will learn the basic international economic principles, theories and its applications to the real world situations.
CT12: Public Economics This paper is structured to impart knowledge on how the fiscal policies of the government affect the macroeconomic objectives of allocative efficiency, distributive justice and economic stability.
DSE-1: Economics of Health and Education Students will be able to enrich themselves about the importance of health condition of labour force and human resource in the development of a nation.
DSE-1: Applied Econometrics Students will be acquainted with the applicability of Econometrics across a wide variety of business, social and demographic situations
DSE-1: Economic History of India (1857-1947) This paper is structured to impart the knowledge to the students about the economic aspects of societies in the past (1857-1947); the history of the economic use of resources land, labour and capital; or the examination of the past performance of economies
DSE-2: Political Economy This paper is structured to impart the knowledge to the students about the study of production and trade and their relations with law, custom and government; and with the distribution of national income and wealth
DSE-2: Money and Financial Markets Financial markets provide a mechanism for those with excess funds to purchase securities, such as stocks and bonds, issued by those who need funds. Money also plays a key role in influencing the behavior of the economy as a whole and the performance of financial institutions and markets. This paper will enrich the students for imparting the knowledge about the basic knowledge of financial markets and money markets.
DSE-2: Financial Economics Students are acquainted with various financial markets, taking into consideration how resources are being used. Its particular attention to monetary activities sets it apart from the other branches.
CT13: Indian Economy Students will be acquainted with the Indian economic features including agriculture, industry and various aspects of economic reforms. Also a specific section is devoted to the understating of economy of North-Eastern region of India.
CT14: Development Economics Students will acquire the deep knowledge about the economic problems, causes and their consequences in the developing countries and also tell how to overcome these problems
DSE-3: Political Economy Students will be acquainted with the importance of historical processes, structural forces and institutions in shaping economic outcomes
DSE-3: Environmental Economics Students will acquire deep and systematic knowledge of the driving forces behind companies, markets, and economies.
DSE-3: Topics in Microeconomics – I This will help the students for developing their analytical tools on vaious crucial topics of Micro Economics.
DSE-4: Comparative Economic Development (1850-1950) Basic concepts of development economics and that of environmental economics are merged in this paper. Students will learn some development models, international aspects of economic development and issues related to economy environment interactions, control of environmental damage etc.
DSE-4: Topics in Microeconomics-II This paper will help the students for developing their analytical tools on various crucial topics of Micro Economics.
DSE-4: Project Work This paper will help the students for applying their theoretical knowledge in the college surrounding village economy .