Introduction to Macroeconomics

Macroeconomics is the study of the economy in its entirety, and it also analyses the economic system across borders. On this course, students are taken through all the fundamentals of the subject.

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Kimberley C




Introduction to Macroeconomics


Course Overview

Macroeconomics is the study of the economy as a whole, and it also analyses the global (international) economic system. This course is designed to help students understand the basics of Macroeconomics. Once students have completed this course, they will be better placed to understand the causes of inflation and unemployment and the relevance of government monetary and fiscal policy in dealing with such economic problems. Therefore, students will be able to use the knowledge gained to understand everyday macroeconomic events. Furthermore, they will gain a solid foundation upon which they can progress to higher-level studies in Macroeconomics. The course is designed to provide AS-Level coverage of Macroeconomics and give students the ability to critically assess real-world macroeconomic developments.

Course Content


7 HOURS Total Length

Lesson 1

Aggregate Supply and Demand

60 minutes

Lesson 2

Circular Flow of Income

60 minutes

Lesson 3


60 minutes

Lesson 4

Monetary Policy

60 minutes

Lesson 5

Fiscal Policy

60 minutes

Lesson 6

The Exchange Rate

60 minutes

Lesson 7


60 minutes

Key Skills

Numerical Proficiency

Business Acumen

Critical Thinking

Commercial Awareness


Kimberley C

Science, Maths and Economics Educator

Alongside working towards her corporate finance exams, Kimberley teaches students in biology, physics, maths and economics to help them work toward their GCSEs and IB exams.