Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Level 2 Economics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Vythilingam.

Recommended Prior Learning

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

This is a very topical course, students develop an understanding of the economy using current events. The topics covered in this macro-economic course include, economic growth, inflation, trade and impacts of government policies . Students will learn to use a range of economic models  to gain an understanding of these issues, and the impacts of Government policies on various groups within society. Students will also develop an understanding of the state of the economy to make informed decisions on borrowing and investing, using of macro models and economic statistics. 


Learning Areas:

Social Sciences


Level 3 Economics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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