• Course Description: This course introduces students to the overview of economics and its key categories.  Students will be familiarized with concepts and principles of the American economy.  Topics will include opportunity cost, economic activities in producing and trading, supply and demand, prices and unemployment, real GDP, monetary and fiscal policies, economic stability, taxes and deficits, public debts, money and banking, natural and unemployed resources, and applying modern technology in solving and interpreting numbers and graphs. (Note: 3 lecture credits)