AP Microeconomics

Department:
Credit:
1.0
SS/CELT
Length:
1 Year
Grade Level (s):
11
12
Prerequisites: Algebra I, Minimum B average in current Social Studies course and AP Potential Eligibility 

AP Microeconomics is a year-long introductory college-level course that deeply focuses on the principles that apply to an economic system as a whole. The course places particular emphasis on the study of the nature and functions of product markets, supply and demand, the theory of consumer choice, production and costs, frm behavior and market structures, factor markets, market failure, and the role of government. Students enrolled will be required to take the College Board exam in May.