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Government Economic Policy Course


Government Economic Policy
Government Economic Policy

Learn how to understand budgetary policies using flow charts to illustrate the process


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Course Description

Using an interactive, multimedia design, this course introduces the learner to government policy from an economic perspective. Learners are given a rigorous introduction to budgetary policy via topics such as resource allocation and distribution of wealth. Microeconomic policy is then examined in the context of strengths and weaknesses and finally, the course delves into the topic of government market intervention and investigates a variety of markets types, the reasons for intervention and how intervention occurs. This course is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand the role government policies play in shaping economic outcomes.

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Learning Outcomes

On completing this course you will understand budgetary policy, using flow charts to easily illustrate each process. You will know the meaning of the microeconomic policy and its strengths and weaknesses. It is designed to affect parts of the economy including domestic economic stability, income, wealth, resource allocation and external stability. You will be more aware of the reasons for government intervention.


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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 128 reviews
Course Title: Government Economic Policy
Course #: 200
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 2
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: Using an interactive, multimedia design, this course introduces the learner to government policy from an economic perspective. Learners are given a rigorous introduction to budgetary policy via topics such as resource allocation and distribution of wealth. Microeconomic policy is then examined in the context of strengths and weaknesses and finally, the course delves into the topic of government market intervention and investigates a variety of markets types, the reasons for intervention and how intervention occurs. This course is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand the role government policies play in shaping economic outcomes.
License:
Release Date: 28 February 2011
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: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Joshua Yinagba
    Joshua Yinagba Nigeria The course exposes one on how government can sustain the economic growth of a Nation and equitably distribute wealth to all citizens. 2015-07-22 09:07:34
  • Joshua Yinagba
    Joshua Yinagba Nigeria This is an interesting course. out to meet the needs of citizens of a Nation through Government intervention. So wonderful and i really appreciate. 2015-07-22 09:07:52
  • Jean Vatel
    Jean Vatel United States of America To learn &understand the role of a government policy in a economic .How to examine and investigate a differen types of markets. 2015-07-19 17:07:41
  • Lazarous Masimba
    Lazarous Masimba Zimbabwe Allocation of resources to peripheral or maginarised area to equity and this will contribute to development of those areas and create employment for the disadvantaged majority. 2015-05-27 17:05:54
  • Sylvester Onokpite
    Sylvester Onokpite Nigeria Good programme 2015-04-14 13:04:26
  • Taletha Laudat
    Taletha Laudat Dominica Very interesting and knowledgeable course. 2014-11-21 23:11:32
  • Jojivini Miranalasekula Qalokivuya
    Jojivini Miranalasekula Qalokivuya Fiji I FIND IT INTERESTING. 2014-08-03 05:08:35
  • Khaled Alabrash
    Khaled Alabrash Syrian Arab Republic This course contains basic information which is very important, it contains important principles of government in the economy, 2014-08-02 17:08:09
  • Santoshkumar Jilla
    Santoshkumar Jilla India It helped me lot to revise my past knowledge on this subject area. It provided the necessary knowledge on this. Thank you. 2014-05-13 09:05:14
  • Goitsemodimo Rakaru
    Goitsemodimo Rakaru Botswana Great stuff...what a refresher! 2014-04-21 21:04:51
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