Advanced Academic Course 1 (AAC1) – Global Economics

Age: 15-17
Course Length: 4 Weeks
Classes: 15 Hours / Week
Minimum Level Required: High

AAC1: Global Economics challenges advanced students in an academic setting. Students research, debate and discuss a range of topics related to global economics, including basic micro- and macro-economics, international markets, trade negotiations and commodities. In this course, students immerse themselves in engaging projects and discussions, and should arrive prepared to develop a major independent research project on an aspect of the course that interests them. All English abilities are practiced through the use of content typical of the Canadian high school curriculum.

Evaluation and Certificate: At the end of each Course, students receive a personalized evaluation and those who succeed are rewarded a certificate of course completion from University of Toronto, New College.

Sample Daily IEC Schedule
8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00 Computer Lab Access
10:00 – 13:00 Advanced Academic Course 1
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 17:00 Optional Afternoon Course or Afternoon Activity
18:00 – 19:30 Dinner
20:00 – 22:30 Evening Event
23:00 Curfew