Grade 12 - Washington Social Studies
Economics (Credit: 0.50)This semester-long course is designed to provide students with a strong foundation of basic economic principles, with an emphasis on the free enterprise system and its benefits. Topics in this course include:
Supply and demand
The economic role of the federal government
The benefits of the free enterprise system
Economics implications in the global community
Different market structures
After completing the course, students should be able to answer a variety of economic questions and demonstrate a number of social studies skills.