AP Macroeconomics

ACCESS Course Number: 
423
State Course Number: 
230054
Subject Area: 
Audience: 
11-12
Credits: 
0.5
Prerequisites: 
Successful Completion of Rigorous High School Academic Course Work
Testing Requirements: 
Term Exam; Optional AP Exam
Materials: 
Description: 

College-level advanced course following the curriculum established by the College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Program for macroeconomics; basic economic concepts; measurement of economic performance; national income and price determination; financial sector; inflation, unemployment, and stabilization policies; economic growth and productivity; open economy; international trade and finance. Students are encouraged to take the AP Macroeconomics Exam in order to earn college credit.