AP Microeconomics

Teacher: Mr S Carlson

AP Microeconomics                                                 S          11-12

Prerequisite:  Must have 3.0 GPA or above                                  

The purpose of an AP course in Microeconomics is to give students a thorough understanding of the principles of economics that apply to the functions of individual decision makers, both consumers and producers, within the larger economic system.  It places primary emphasis on the nature and functions of product markets, and includes the study of factor markets and the role of government in promoting greater efficiency and equity in the economy.  Students achieving a semester grade of “C-“or above receive quality points for this course.

A Core 40 and AHD course

A one credit course