American Heritage University of Southern California

BB-340 Principles of Economics

This course in Macroeconomics is designed to develop an understanding of the principles of economics that apply to an economic system as a whole. Such a course places particular emphasis on the study of national income and price determination, and also develops your familiarity with economic perf...more

  • Course ID: BB 340
  • Start Date: 09/06/2020
  • Duration: 8 Weeks
  • Method of Instruction: Online

Units: 3

Core  Course

This course in Macroeconomics is designed to develop an understanding of the principles of economics that apply to an economic system as a whole. Such a course places particular emphasis on the study of national income and price determination, and also develops your familiarity with economic performance measures, economic growth, and international economics.

Aitua Ogiamien Adjunct Faculty

Mr. Aitua Ogiamien has over 15 years of experience in the fields of technology and business. Starting his own business in 2003, he managed a referral-only-based consultation company that assisted s

At the completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  1. Describe and assess the principal macroeconomic policymakers in the U.S. and the components of macroeconomic policy for which they are responsible.
  2. Distinguish among various labor market indicators, such as labor force participation rate, unemployment rate, and be able to use data to calculate them.
  3. Apply the concept of opportunity cost to analyze how scarce resources are allocated.
  4. Evaluate the international economic effects of U.S. macroeconomic activity, and macroeconomic policies.
  5. Recognize technology used to assess and interpret economic variables.

The Big Picture

How this course ties into your program outcomes:

Business Knowledge Critical Thinking Communication Technology Ethics
 
I & D D - D -

Legend:
I = Introduced
D = Developed
M = Demonstrated at the Mastery level suitable for graduation