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Economics A level at Woodford County High School

Course description

Component 1 

Includes: The economic problem, division of labour, demand and supply, elasticity, taxes and subsidies, externalities and market failure 

Component 2 

Includes: Government objectives, consumption, investment, balance of payments, fiscal and monetary policy, causes of growth, supply side policies 

Component 3 

Includes: Business objectives, costs/revenue/profit, market structures, competition policy, wage determination, government intervention 

Component 4 

Includes: Globalisation, financial markets, international competitiveness, exchange rates, measures of development, poverty, strategies to improve development

Entry requirements

Grade A/A*-B GCSE in Mathematics and English.

Future opportunities

Economist, investment banker, financial analyst, accountant, journalist, solicitor, international development consultant, stockbroker, actuary, trader, hedge fund manager.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Woodford County High School directly.

Last updated date: 06 September 2016
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