CIA 4U1

Introduction to Economics
This course examines current Canadian and international economic issues, developments, policies, and practices from diverse perspectives. Students will explore the decisions that individuals and institutions, including governments, make in response to economic issues such as globalization, trade agreements, economic inequalities, regulation, and public spending. Students will apply the concepts of economic             thinking and the economic inquiry process, as well as economic models and theories, to investigate, and develop informed opinions about, economic trade-offs, growth, and sustainability and related economic issues.

Students will use the economic inquiry process and concepts of economic thinking to investigate current Canadian and international economic issues.  

      
This course counts as one credit toward the Business Certificate.