Level 2 Economics

12ECON
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Vythilingam

This is a very topical course, using current events to examine the following economic issues: economic growth; inflation and trade. Economic models are used to gain an understanding of these issues, and the impact of associated Government policies on various groups within society.


Pathway

Level 3 Economics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A workbook is available for purchase (approximately $30.00) is recommended


Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 1 Economics or comparable subject required, or with HOD approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91222 v2 Economics 2.1 - Analyse inflation using economic concepts and models
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91223 v2 Economics 2.2 - Analyse international trade using economic concepts and models
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91224 v2 Economics 2.3 - Analyse economic growth using economic concepts and models
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91227 v2 Economics 2.6 - Analyse how government policies and contemporary economic issues interact
2
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91403 v2 Economics 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of macro-economic influences on the New Zealand economy
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 6

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.