Course Title: Economics
Department: Social Studies
Teachers: Mr. Horvath, Mr. Meier, Mr. Weir
Textbook: Economics by Arthur O'Sullivan, et.al; Prentice Hall, 2010
Course Web Site: http://www.weironline.net/econcentral
1 Semester, 1 Credit, Taken during the senior year
Course Numbers 1513 (fall) 1514 (spring)
This course provides a survey of economic principles and issues to give students a sound grasp of both the theoretical and practical approaches to economics.
Study from a textbook and business simulations provide knowledge that is useful in itself but also an aid in better understanding the impact of economic
decisions by individuals, businesses, and government officials.
CORE 40 and AHD course
|Unit||Topic||Indiana State Standard(s)|
|1||Scarcity, Economic Reasoning, and Supply and Demand||1 and 2|
|3||Macroeconomics||4, 5, 6, and 7|
Methods of Assessment:
One major project based learning activity will be conducted each course. Additional smaller individual and group activities will also be assigned. These activities will change each semester and will be modified to meet each classes unique learning style. For current activities please consult the class schedule at http://www.weironline.net/econcentral/schedule.htm.
Strategies to Support Instructional Framework:
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