Level 2 Economics

200ECO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Y. Daly

Economics is for those interested in understanding the impact of COVID-19 and other external influences on the New Zealand economy. This course relates to every aspect of our lives, from the decisions we make as individuals, to the structures created by governments and firms. Why does the real value of the $NZ in our pocket change? What are the causes of job losses? What decisions can the government make to improve economic activity? You will gain a better understanding of current affairs and news headlines. 


Pathway

Level 3 Business Studies, Level 3 Economics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$26.00 Economics Learning Workbook.


Recommended Entry Criteria

Level 1 Literacy and Numeracy, or see HOD 


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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. 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
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Pathway Tags

Office Manager, Accounts Officer, Banking, Insurance, Business Consultant, Mortgage Broker, Retail Buyer, Accountant, Auditor, Finance Manager, Financial Adviser, Currency Dealer, Economist, Statistician, Secondary School Teacher, Tertiary Lecturer, Property Manager, Real Estate, Valuer, Business Owner, Business Manager, Advisor, Consultant, Policy Analysis, Business Journalist


Disclaimer

At time of compiling courses for 2021 every effort has been made to ensure the information contained online is accurate.  However, it is possible that some course/assessment structures will be subject to change.

All courses are dependent on student numbers and staffing. Students will be advised if the school is unable to provide the subjects they select.