University General Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    Aug 18, 2022  
University General Course Catalog 2021-2022
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ECON 411 - Economic and Social Aspects of Gaming and Gambling

(3 units)
Analysis of topics relevant to gambling, including game strategies and odds making, gambling behavior, economics of the gaming industry, compulsive gambling and gambling and the law.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Fall

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate understanding of the economic impact of casinos in specific jurisdictions.
2. define key industry terms and concepts.
3. explain the impact of math and probabilities on casino games.
4. assess and recall the social, psychological and analytical aspects of casino marketing.
5. demonstrate understanding of the importance of regulation in the gaming industry.

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