Economics A Level at City of Wolverhampton College
During this course you will study:
- Markets and market (AS)
- The national economy (AS)
- Business economics and the distribution of income (A2)
- The national and international economy (A2)
This is an ideal course for anyone interested in how the world works. Do you want to know more about why the world can dip in and out of recession? Are you fascinated by economic theories and how to change the economy for the better while appreciating the workings of the Stock Market? Do you wonder how the UK is able to function? Then this is the right course for you!
Economics is an important subject that allows you to develop an understanding of the economy in a world context. It is a respected subject that works well with Business, Maths, Sociology and History, to provide you with the skills to progress on to study at a range of levels and into many careers.
We have a 100% A2 success rate on this course and excellent feedback from our past students. In fact, some of our past students have gone on to become Teachers, Journalists and Lawyers. Past students have progressed on to study Philosophy at the University of Warwick, Economics at Bristol University, Politics at Bristol University and Marketing at Birmingham City University.
To access this course you are required to have:
Five or more GCSEs at Grade C including English and maths (specified at higher grades depending on individual subject choices)
You will be assessed by examinations.
The skills you will learn from this course will enable you to:
Pursue a career in law, the civil service, education, journalism, business, finance and intelligence work
Progress on to Higher Education, apprenticeships and employment
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Wolverhampton College directly.