Macro/Micro Economics

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Macro/Micro Economics

(1 semester each)

AP Microeconomics is an introductory college-level course that focuses on the principles of economics that apply to the functions of individual economic decision-makers. The course also develops students’ familiarity with the operation of product and factor markets, distributions of income, market failure, and the role of government in promoting greater   efficiency and equity in the economy. Students learn to  use graphs, charts, and data to analyze, describe, and explain economic concepts. Students are expected to take the AP exam. ---AP Macroeconomics is an introductory college-level course that focuses on the principles that apply to an economic system as a whole. The course places particular emphasis on the study of national income and price-level  determination; it also develops students’ familiarity with economic performance measures, the financial sector, stabilization policies, economic growth, and international economics. Students learn to use graphs, charts, and data to analyze, describe, and explain economic concepts.

 

For more information please contact 

Michelle Moore

moorem@pearlandisd.org

 

Prerequisites

English 2 and Geometry