A' Level Economics Linear

What topics are covered by the course?

On this course you will study the following core content:

AS Level

The operation of markets and market failure

1 Economic methodology and the economic problem
2 Price determination in a competitive market
3 Production, costs and revenue
4 Competitive and concentrated markets
5 The market mechanism, market failure and government intervention in markets

The national economy in a global context

6 The measurement of macroeconomic performance
7 How the macroeconomy works : the circular flow of income, AD/AS analysis, and related concepts
8 Economic performance
9 Macroeconomic policy

Paper 1 will cover content from topics 1-5

Paper 2 will cover content from topics 6-9

A' Level

Individuals, firms, markets and market failure

1 Economic methodology and the economic problem
2 Individual economic decision making
3 Price determination in a competitive market
4 Production, costs and revenue
5 Perfect competition, imperfectly competitive markets and monopoly
6 The labour market
7 The distribution of income and wealth: poverty and inequality
8 The market mechanism, market failure and government intervention in markets

Who should attend?

Someone with a keen interest in the subject or planning to go to higher education.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Go onto further education use their new skills to fine employment.

How will I be assessed?

The course contains a number of assignments which your tutor will mark and give you valuable feedback on. You will also have access to quizzes to help you gauge your progress.

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations/practicals at an AQA approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

Guide Price: 295

Delivery: Distance
Category: Accounts & Finance »
Duration: 24 Months

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