Economics introduces students to the basics of economic principles and economic systems. Students will analyze and interpret data to understand the laws of supply and demand and other fundamental economic principles. Students will be provided opportunities to apply economic principles to today's economy and through examining the world of business, money, banking, and finance, students will understand how important economics is both domestically and globally. Students will also explore the government's role in establishing economic stability in the American Free Enterprise System as well as understanding the U.S. economy's impact globally.
Students will analyze and interpret data to understand the laws of supply and demand