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Economics AS A Level at Saint Mary's College, Blackburn

Course description

Are you concerned about world poverty and climate change? Do you understand how exchange rates affect how much your holiday will cost? Do you appreciate what austerity means and what caused the global economic crisis? Are you interested in current affairs but find some aspects difficult to understand? Studying Economics will vastly increase your understanding of many topical issues which are important in today’s global society. It is a difficult and challenging subject, but the rewards in terms of a greater appreciation of our world and gaining a highly respected qualification, make all the hard work worthwhile! Economics A Level is an extremely highly regarded subject, ideal for those seeking a place at the top universities. In recent years students have progressed on to courses at elite universities such as Oxford, LSE, Edinburgh, Durham and Nottingham. Those who simply cannot get enough Economics can even tell the Bank of England how to do their job as part of a prestigious competition.

Entry requirements

English Language grade C. Mathematics is required at grade B.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Saint Mary's College, Blackburn directly.

Last updated date: 15 October 2015

Key information

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