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ECONOMICS at Davenant Foundation School

Course description

What is Economics? The Price Mechanism: Supply, Demand, Elasticities, Prices.

Why markets sometimes fail and remedies for this. Managing the Economy: Key measures of economic performance and policy instruments i.e. interest rates. Pricing and nature of competition between firms. Regulation of business.

The Global Economy: to include the impact of world events on our economy, how the UK competes, and economic development.

Entry requirements

GCSE grades: B or above in Mathematics; B or above in English Language; B in Business Studies (if taken). A keen interest in current affairs

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Davenant Foundation School directly.

Last updated date: 18 December 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years