Level 2 Economics
Contact Person: S. Ward
This course enables students to gain an appreciation and understanding of major aspects of the New Zealand economy – employment, trade, inflation, economic growth and inequality. Students will be able to interpret and analyse statistical data on these aspects, as well as apply economic theory to them and describe the effects and implications of them. The course will include a selection from the standards listed below.
Contributions and Equipment
$40 for Workbook and additional materials
It is not essential to have studied Economics previously. However, students need to have a satisfactory level of literacy to enter this course.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.