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19-20: Economics|Civics (SAI)

The purpose of this course is to develop knowledge of essential democratic and constitutional concepts and events to guide in decision making and meeting responsibilities as participants in our democratic republic and economy. Specifically, students will be able to: 
  • Identify and analyze the philosophical and historical roots, and constitutional structure, of U.S. democracy. 
  • Analyze the essential framework and functions of government in the United States. 
  • Analyze individual rights and forms of civil society that influence participation in U.S. political culture. 
  • Identify and analyze the variables that affect different economic systems and how those economic systems affect each other
  • Identify and analyze the frameworks of personal finances