Level 1 Economics

11ECO
Course Description

Contact Person: S. Ward

This course looks at how and why consumers and business make decisions and the impact of these decisions on prices and other markets. Local businesses may be visited to provide connections to theory learnt in class.


Pathway

Level 2 Economics

Contributions and Equipment

$40 for Learning Workbook and additional materials


Entry Requirements

Students taking this course should also be taking 11MAT or 11MAX. However, students may be admitted at the discretion of the HOD.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90983 v3 Economics 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of consumer choices, using scarcity and/or demand
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90984 v3 Economics 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of decisions a producer makes about production
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90985 v3 Economics 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of producer choices using supply
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 90986 v3 Economics 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of how consumer, producer and/or government choices affect society, using market equilibrium
1
E
5
Y
A.S. 90988 v3 Economics 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of the interdependence of sectors of the New Zealand economy
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.