Grade: 12

Credit: .5 

This course is a survey of economic principles. Major components include: scarcity, economic systems, the theory of supply and demand, types of business organization, the Federal Reserve and the Monetary System, personal finance, debt management/borrowing of money, labor, and investing, and projects based on current economic issues. Eligible students may earn 1 College Credit through Central Lakes College with a passing grade in a personal finance unit of study.