Professor Avi Cohen Reviews

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Class Ratings

2.7OK Class
3Avg. Difficulty
2Boring
3Kinda Useful

Prof: Avi Cohen / Winter 2020

Jul 12, 2021

Comments on the course

Not the easiest course in York as many seem to say, but definitely manageable if you put in the work

Advice

Keep up with the new lectures and make sure you don't fall behind, as many of the concepts depend on each other

Course: ECON 1010
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Class Ratings

4Good Class
4Easy
4Interesting
4Useful

Prof: Avi Cohen / Fall 2020

Jun 21, 2021

Comments on the course

This course is interesting, but if you have 0 interest in how micro econs work then this might be a little difficult to understand because it's easier to think about real life examples while learning. Professor Cohen wrote the textbook that we use, weekly reading is necessary to understanding the concept. It was fully online when I took it, so we have weekly reading (1 chapter a week), weekly lecture video and slides, bi-weekly quiz and mini tests and some more marks to score in tutorial. Generally if you attend every class and not miss out any deadline, you will pass. If you could understand the materials and practice them, scoring high should be easy. I got an A+ for this course but as a slow reader, I spent average 10-11hrs/week on this course alone including classes and everything I ne...read more

Advice

There's weekly PASS session available to you and I encourage you to attend it, you can choose any session that fits your schedule. They provide extra practice questions every session and you get to learn/clarify more things there.

Course: ECON 1000Grade: A+Attendance: MandatoryTextbook Use: Yes