Analyzing Current Economic Issues

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Course ID
CIA4U
Level
12th Grade
Semester
Continuous
Method
In-Person, Online
Credit Value
1.0

This course investigates the nature of the competitive global economy and explores how
individuals and societies can gain the information they need to make appropriate economic decisions. Students will learn about the principles of microeconomics and macroeconomics, apply economic models and concepts to interpret economic information, assess the validity of statistics, and investigate marketplace dynamics. Students will use economic inquiry and communication skills to analyze current economic issues, make informed judgments, and present their findings.

A gateway into any profession and one of most important positions in an Organization

Prerequisite

Any University or college course in business or Canadian & World studies

Course structure and modules

  • Economic Reasoning
  • Demand, Supply and Price
  • Microeconomics: The Analysis of Markets
  • Measuring Macroeconomic Performance
  • Boom, Bust and Equilibrium: Economic Instability and Fiscal Policy
  • Boom, Bust and Equilibrium: Money, Banking and Monetary Policy
  • Canada in the World Economy: International Trade Finance and Economic Growth