Level 2 Economics
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Reddy
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: In Economics skills are developed that help in understanding Economic decisions made in the political world, and the effect of these decisions on New Zealanders and their standards of living. The course covers an introduction on the issues of employment, growth, inflation and international trade.
This course provides a foundation for further study at tertiary institutions and prepares students to work as an economist, statistician, policy analyst, and elected government representative. It also is a good one year course providing general educational skills for everyday living.
Recommended Prior Learning
14 Level 1 English credits OR 15 Level 1 Economics credits.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
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