More than Money, Economics Provides insight into the Global Marketplace

The Associate of Arts – Economics teaches you how a society (people) interact with value through the production and distribution of goods and services. Studying economics at Lead Institute gives you real-world knowledge that you can transfer to a four-year degree programme.

Economics Learning Outcomes. You will:
  • Get an introduction to supply and demand.
  • Study about firms and their decisions about optimal production.
  • Understand the fundamentals of microeconomics & macroeconomics.
  • Incorporate numeric information to support solutions to economic issues
  • Understand market structures and market power.
  • Collect and integrate information from a variety of sources.
Career Opportunities
01. Real Estate
02. Crypto Currency Management
03. Banking
04. Financial Research
05. Nonprofit Organizations (NGOs)
06. Consulting
Course Overview
General Requirements Major courses Adjunct Courses Elective
Caribbean Studies

Communication Studies

Integrated Math

Economics Unit 1

Economics Unit 2

Management of Business Unit 1

Management of Business Unit 2

Law Unit 2

Entrepreneurship Unit 1

Choose one unit from any other CAPE syllabus
30 credits 40 credits 20 credits 10 credits
About Transfers

Lead Institute has a long history of successfully preparing students for transfer to four-year institutions. We articulation agreements with a variety of institutions and programs to assist our students with transferring to a university. Your Lead Institute Advisor can assist you with a personalized plan for your specific transfer based on university and program. We remain committed and ready to support you on that journey to continuing your studies.


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