Middle Economics L2

Middle Economics L2 aims to introduce students to the fundamental concepts and principles of economics, cultivating their understanding and analytical abilities in economic operations. It prepares them with the essential knowledge and skills required for participating in high school economics competitions.

Through this course, students will be able to establish a solid understanding of the basic concepts of economics, laying the foundation for further study in higher-level economics courses. They will gain sufficient knowledge to build a strong groundwork for participating in high school economics competitions, enhancing their profound understanding of economics and its applications.

Duration: 30 Weeks * Every TUESDAY

Time: 7:00-8:00pm (PST)

Grades: suitable for 6-8 graders

About the Instructor

Mr. RJ Yang received high honors in both Computer Engineering and Economics from Dartmouth College, and went on to work at Bridgewater Associates as an investment logic engineer before joining Prestige STEM Academy full time. He is currently part of the Booth Scholars program and specialized in algorithms and mathematical finance.

RJ has been teaching with the Prestige STEM Academy team for the last 10 years, and is especially excited to help students learn how to think algorithmically. RJ now heads Prestige Tech, the Prestige STEM Academy technology and quantitative science department. RJ also teaches most of the classes within Prestige Tech himself, and develops curriculum for other math and science courses at Prestige STEM Academy.