Course title




Course description




The Economics course begins with a survey of the basic principles concerning production; consumption; and distribution of goods and services within the free enterprise system. Students will examine the rights and responsibilities of consumers and businesses; analyze the interaction of supply; demand; and price; and study the role of financial institutions. Types of business ownership; market structures; and basic concepts of consumer economics will be surveyed. The impact of a variety of factors including geography; government intervention; economic philosophies; historic documents; societal values; scientific discoveries and technological innovations on the national economy; and economic policy will be an integral part of the course. Students will apply critical- thinking skills to create economic models and to evaluate economic activity patterns. Students will also examine the knowledge and skills necessary as self-supporting adults to make critical decisions relating to personal financial matters such as seeking college financial aid; using credit wisely; and balancing financial accounts.†

School country

United States

School state


School city

Lake Havasu City

High school

Lake Havasu High School

School / district Address

2675 S. Palo Verde

School zip code


Requested competency code

US History

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • SSCI
  • 1 year of other Social Science

Approved date

Online / Virtual