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Fundamentals of Economics Course


Fundamentals of Economics
Fundamentals of Economics

Improve your understanding of economic principles in wealth, employment, economic growth, exports, exchange rates and much more.


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Course Description

This free online course offers a comprehensive, no-nonsense guide to economics. Topics include the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services as well as economic growth and activity, employment, the market economy, inflation, wealth, and income distribution.


This course is suitable for people studying business and economics or anybody with an interest in economics and current affairs.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completing this course you will know the principles involved in economics. You will understand the inter-related studies of economics such as microeconomics and macroeconomics. You will be aware of the the characteristics of wants, resources, the scarcity of these resources, our choices, costs and economic systems. You will gain a good knowledge of economic activity through investment, government, exports, income, consumers, budgetery action, exchange rates and many other activities. You will know all about economic growth, employment, competitive markets, inflation, wealth and income distribution.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 452 votes
Course Title: Fundamentals of Economics
Course #: 199
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 2
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description:

This free online course offers a comprehensive, no-nonsense guide to economics. Topics include the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services as well as economic growth and activity, employment, the market economy, inflation, wealth, and income distribution.


This course is suitable for people studying business and economics or anybody with an interest in economics and current affairs.

License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 18 April 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Nagabhushan Hebbalalu
    Nagabhushan Hebbalalu India Very good. 2016-07-28 09:07:33
  • CARLOS HUMBERTO RAMIREZ SANCHEZ
    CARLOS HUMBERTO RAMIREZ SANCHEZ Colombia I think course is wonderfull, nevertheless there should be more examples. Economics is a Science and it's a very important factor in the development of a country. 2016-07-19 19:07:48
  • Ansumana MM Konneh
    Ansumana MM Konneh Liberia Fundamentals of Economics lays the basis of one's understanding of basic principles of economics that humanity confronts on a daily basis. It enable one to be able address issues like inflation, elasticity and so forth. It's really amazing in solving and confronting the problems we are faced with! 2016-07-15 12:07:59
  • Jacqueline Amistoso
    Jacqueline Amistoso Philippines It was really easy. Thanks! 2016-07-02 19:07:15
  • shubham Gupta
    shubham Gupta India I just loved the entire course a succint but very basic and informative in nature. Thank Alison 2016-05-28 13:05:52
  • Shreya Patil
    Shreya Patil India Basic have been covered up. Its a good course for beginners. 2016-05-16 07:05:08
  • John M Kanusu
    John M Kanusu South Africa Very helpful course...economics made easy! 2016-04-21 18:04:11
  • Kadivar Mohammadfarid Usmanbhai
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    Kadivar Mohammadfarid Usmanbhai India This course is best and thanks you Alison team 2016-03-05 20:03:24
  • Kadivar Mohammadfarid Usmanbhai
    Kadivar Mohammadfarid Usmanbhai India Good information and knowledge 2016-03-05 20:03:48
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