Welcome to Government & Economics GP
Course Description: This course is designed to give seniors a greater understanding of the American Government, and Economic Issues. The course is broken down into two parts: American Government, and Economics. Current events will also be involved in class so that students can make connections with the content, and its real world applicability.
Textbook: Civics Today: Citizenship, Economics, & You, (Glencoe, 2003.)
- Foundations of American Government
- The Constitution
- Politics of American Democracy
- State and Local Government
- Structure of the Federal Government
- Study of Economics
- Supply and Demand
- Consumer in the Economy
- Role of Business in the Economy
- Role of Government in the Economy
- Global Economics
Guidelines & Procedures: See East Penn School District’s Code of Conduct and Mr. Pum’s Classroom Management Plan.
Grading: (Includes the following) Class-work/Homework assignments, Notebook, Quizzes, Tests, Papers, Presentations, Midterm/Final Exam.
*The teacher withholds the right to make any changes to the course outline as he/she see fit.