The AP Economics course is a full-year college-level course designed for those students who have demonstrated marked proficiency in the Social Studies area and have an aptitude in math and quantitative analysis.
A minimum of six-eight hours of outside work per week will be required to adequately complete the reading and writing assignments. In addition, students will complete the Politics and Government requirement through community service or research projects. In May, students will be required to prepare for and take both microeconomics and macroeconomics AP examinations.
1 Unit of Credit
Prerequisite: Social Studies 11 or AP American History and Department recommendation. Those not receiving the department recommendation will be required to follow the self-selection procedure.