Economics A-Level Part 2

Economics shapes how we allocate limited resources and measures the impact of our choices. You’ll study the UK and global economy, using economic theory to analyse issues and present your ideas and conclusions in a clear, logical way. Whether you’re pursuing a career in business, finance or politics, this course will build your problem-solving, analytical and decision-making skills, in readiness for a wide range of future career and university choices.

The course contains four units that follow on from Part 1

7. Markets
8. Government Intervention in Markets
9. International Economics
10. Macroeconomic Strategies and Policies

Entry Requirements: Level 2 English and Maths, plus Economics Part 1

Format of Course Materials: Paper-based

Assignments: Four written assignments (These do not contribute towards the final grade).

Exams: Three exams. Each are two hours, and contribute 35%, 35% and 30% of the final grade. (Funding not included – you will need to re-apply to PET for the exam fees).

Prison Support Requirements: Support completion and submission of assignments. Facilitate and invigilate exams.

Tutor Support: Yes

What’s Next? OU Access Modules Y032:People, Work and Society, or YO33: Science, Technology and Maths

Find Out More: From NEC here

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