AP Macroeconomics (semester) 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. College Board does not require a pre-requisite.
Course Note: This course satisfies the Social Studies Elective (.5 credit) graduation requirement. Weighted.