Students studying the subject at A Level follow the Edexcel Economics A specification. During the course the following topics are covered.
|Year 12||Year 13|
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