Students studying the subject at A Level follow the Edexcel Economics A specification. During the course the following topics are covered.
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Theme 1: Introduction to markets and market failure.
Microeconomic concepts. Students will develop an understanding of:
Theme 2: The UK economy – performances and policies.
Macroeconomic concepts. Students will develop an understanding of:
Theme 3 – Business behaviour and the labour market
Students will develop an understanding of business economics:
Theme 4 – A global perspective.
Students will develop an understanding of global economics:
For more detailed information on the course content and assessment please refer to the examination board website: http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-a-levels/economics-a-2015.html
Singapore Visit to Langley Grammar
On Wednesday 24th March, a few students from each year had the opportunity to showcase their computing and iPad skills to delegates from the Ministry of Education in Singapore. The main purpose of their visit was to understand how computing is taught in UK secondary schools.