Economics A-Level at The Coleshill School
Students with an open and enquiring mind who prefer an examination format of assessment. Throughout the course students are encouraged to develop a critical understanding of economic concepts and themes through awareness of current economic issues, institutions and problems that affect every day life.
Economics is a well established and highly regarded A Level accepted by all higher education establishments. Economics provides entry into a range of professional, managerial and academic posts and is welcomed by employers as evidence of a student’s analytical and evaluative abilities.
The Units included on this course, cover:
- Markets and Market Failure
- The National Economy
- Business Economics
- The Distribution of Income, Government Policy, The National and International Economy.
Entry requirements to A Level Courses are 5 A* to C grades at GCSE including English and Maths.
This course demands a high level of numeracy and a grade B or above in GCSE Mathematics is desirable
Two examination papers in June. Assessment consists of multiple choice questions and written answers in response to a piece of data.
Two examination papers in June. Assessment consists of a data response question and an essay
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Coleshill School directly.