NCEA Level 2 Economics
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Aruwa
Qualification: NCEA Level 2
Entry Requirement: L1 Economics, literacy and numeracy
Course Description: L2 Economics expands on concepts studied at L1. It introduces further core concepts in micro and macroeconomics. It covers daily and real life issues such as inflation, international trade, unemployment, the impact of government policies on society, and the analysis of statistical data relating to contemporary economic issues. L2 Economics lays the foundation for success in L3 and University Economics.
This course leads to: NCEA Level 3 Economics
Vocational Pathways: Economics leads to jobs in the following professions:
- Stock market trading
- Economic analysis
- Economic journalism
- Currency analysis and trading
- Financial adviser
- Economics educationist
Special Costs: Learning Workbook costs apply.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.