The course is designed to familiarize you with how an economy is analyzed
and how economic policy is used to prevent or ameliorate potential
economic problems faced by modern economies. Your studies will focus
on national income accounting, consumption and saving, government
spending and taxation, interest rates and investment, the role of money and the banking system, and foreign trade.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.