Level 2 Economics

02ECO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

Do you want to know why we pay tax to the government, what government do with this money, how government makes decisions, then you should pick Economics.
This subject examines the major economic and political issues of unemployment, economic growth, international trade and inequality in New Zealand. It investigates how these issues are analysed, their effect, and government's role in influencing these issues. It further develops students' abilities to analyse economic events relevant to New Zealand.
You will study about issues related to New Zealand and how these issues can be solved by us and government.


Pathway

Level 3 Accounting, Level 3 Business, Level 3 Economics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Stationery as per schedule.


Recommended Prior Learning

60 credits in Level 1 NCEA.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91224 v2 Economics 2.3 - Analyse economic growth using economic concepts and models
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91225 v2 Economics 2.4 - Analyse unemployment using economic concepts and models
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91227 v2 Economics 2.6 - Analyse how government policies and contemporary economic issues interact
2
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91228 v2 Economics 2.7 - Analyse a contemporary economic issue of special interest using economic concepts and models
2
I
4
Y
4r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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