General Education Credit: S
High School Credit: 0.5
Economics is an extremely broad subject; it covers a vast array of material that ranges from inflation to pollution, business cycles to antitrust policy, and so on. This 4 credit microeconomics course will help you understand many facets of the world in which we live. For example, after completing this course you will understand why the government investigates large companies such as Microsoft to determine if they are in violation of the nation’s antitrust laws. You will know what factors change the price and quantity of the goods and services we buy. You will learn why the government may need to impose strict environmental regulations. You will also understand why government action in many instances may be counterproductive and actually harm the nation’s well-being. Indeed, you will know all this and more! Students tell me that this course helps them operate their own business.
After completing this course student will be able to:
Satisfied High School Graduation Requirement Subject: Elective