Course Title: Economics

Course ID: 654404

Grade Level: 12

UC/CSU a-g: area “g”

Prerequisites: None

This is a one-semester course. Economics focuses on basic economic principles, the American business structure, economic performance, gross national product and fiscal policy, banking and monetary policy. Economic problems in the US and overseas and personal economics are also stressed. The course emphasizes the active role of the individual and provides practical strategies for students to use in making personal economic decisions.