Our students choose any two courses on the following pages, one as a MAJOR course and one as a MINOR WORKSHOP in New York, Los Angeles, and Boston . Major courses meet six mornings a week and, depending on the course, include in class time for fieldwork, labs, workshops, guest speakers, group discussions, and one on one instruction. Minors workshops meet three afternoons per week with all .*Note M.S. students are strongly encouraged to enroll in Econ , a pre fall math course, which is highly beneficial to students’ success in the program. Econ is offered as an accelerated short course before the start of fall quarter. Electives. Students may satisfy the elective requirements by taking approved courses within the Economics Department or from another discipline..