Level 3 Economics
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Vythilingam
Students will develop an understanding of the efficiency of markets and how Government intervention is sometimes appropriate to deliver more efficient or equitable outcomes. Micro economic models will be used to assist in this analysis. There are two internal and external assessments undertaken in this course.
Recommended Prior Learning
Previous experience of Economics. Reasonable success in Level 1 or 2 Economics preferred, or with HOD approval.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A workbook is available for purchase (approximately $30.00).
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.