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Course description

Sophia's Microeconomics course is designed to help students to explore and interpret the behavior of individual consumers and firms in the marketplace. Through this exploration, students will learn how to evaluate decisions, both public and private, with an eye toward production, consumption, and transfer of wealth. Students will also learn how to apply conceptual principles of microeconomics in practical ways to everyday life.

Assessments and grading

This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 12 Challenges (formative assessments) and 4 Milestones (summative assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.

Learning outcomes

<p>At the end of the course, you'll be able to:</p> <ul><li>Describe economics as a social science.</li><li>Understand the behavior of the consumer and the firm.</li><li>Understand market structures and market failures.</li><li>Understand behavior in the labor markets.</li></ul>

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