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Economics A Level at St Martin in the Fields High School for Girls

Course description

This course will introduce students to the nature of economics and examines price mechanism and allocation of resources; it will also introduce key measures of economic performance, pricing and nature of competition between firms. This course will provide a very firm grounding for further study at University for those wishing to pursue a career in almost any aspect of the Economy, Business or the Finance worlds.

Course Content


 Unit 1: Competitive Markets – How they work and why they fail

 Unit 2: Managing the Economy


 Unit 3: Business Economics and Economic Efficiency

 Unit 4: The Global Economy

Entry requirements

5 A*-C grades including English and Mathematics. The course requirement for level 3 courses applies, including a minimum of a B in Maths and English.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Martin in the Fields High School for Girls directly.

Last updated date: 18 March 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years