Sophia’s Macroeconomics course helps you thoroughly understand the principles of economics related to the economic behaviors on a national and international scale. You learn the role of fiscal and monetary policy, how broad market systems and the business cycle work, as well as analyze the reasons for and against government interventions in the economy. Full Description
3 semester credits
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Sophia's Macroeconomics course helps you thoroughly understand the principles of economics related to the economic behaviors on a national and international scale. You learn the role of fiscal and monetary policy, how broad market systems and the business cycle work, as well as analyze the reasons for and against government interventions in the economy.
In Sophia's Macroeconomics course, you will complete a series of formative and summative assessments comprised of 12 Challenge assessments and 4 Milestone assessments and tied to the following learning outcomes:
Hi Andrew - Congratulations on your successful course completion! Please remember that our team of Learning Coaches is here for times when you may need guidance to find the right information to answer a question. Learning Coaches are available via phone, email and Live Chat. We hope to get a chance to work with you in a future Sophia course.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Michael -- we congratulate you on your recent course completion. Thank you for the feedback concerning the Milestone questions. We have recently a question-based feedback link in each Milestone question, so we can more rapidly response to any concerns. Thank you.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Dawn Congratulations on your successful course completion. When preparing for the unit Milestones, we encourage students to first take the practice milestone to check their understanding of the key concepts. The Milestones are open book, so your notes and access to course tutorial function as key resources during the assessment. Sophia Learning Coaches can also help ensure you are well-prepared for the Milestones. We hope to see you in a future course!— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi James, We encourage students to contact us if they cannot find the right material during the course. We hope to work with you again in a future course. Congratulations on successfully completing this course!— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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