04249 Economics

History & Social StudiesHigh School (9–12)

Economics is a challenging, engaging course that presents concepts that help students interpret daily news, understand how interdependent the world’s economies are, and anticipate how events will impact their lives.

Note: If taking this course, please note that the half-credit Personal Finance course is also required to fully satisfy the graduation requirement for Economics and Personal Finance.

This half-credit course covers the Economics portion of the Virginia Standards of Learning for Economics and Personal Finance (EPF.1–EPF.9).

Quality Matters Certification

Each semester of this course has met Quality Matters Review Standards.

Note: The version of this course offered during Summer Session has been modified from the QM-certified version to adjust for summer pacing.



Course Texts and Materials

All required resources are included within the course.

Terms Offered

  • Fall Semester


  • 0.5 Credits