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AS Level Economics at King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville

Course description

AS

Markets in Action

  • The reasons for individuals, organisations, and societies having to make choices Competitive markets and how they work.
  • Market failure and govenment intervention.
  • The National and International Economy.
  • Aggregate demand and aggregate supply and their interaction
  • Govenment economic policy objectives and indicators of national economic performance.
  • The applicaton of macreconomic policy instruments; and the international economy.

 

Course content

Markets in Action

AS

  • The reasons for individuals, organisations, and societies having to make choices Competitive markets and how they work.
  • Market failure and govenment intervention.
  • The National and International Economy.
  • Aggregate demand and aggregate supply and their interaction
  • Govenment economic policy objectives and indicators of national economic performance.
  • The applicaton of macreconomic policy instruments; and the international economy.

 

 

Entry requirements

Grade B (or higher) in GCSE Maths required. Grade C (or higher) in GCSE English required.

Assessment

Externally Assessed

AS

Markets in Action - 1 1/2 hour exam

The National and International Economy - 1 1/2 hour exam

 

Future opportunities

Progression to Higher and Further Education

 Economics degree course 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year

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