Level 3 Economics
The aim of the course is to enable students to attain a level of economic literacy and understanding which will allow them to develop a continuing and critical interest in contemporary economic issues. The skill of reasoning clearly by means of analytical techniques will allow students to present and interpret economic data and arguments in a clear and coherent manner.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
The workbooks used during this course will be available for optional student purchase at a cost of $35.00.
Recommended Prior Learning
Previous study in Economics is essential. 12 credits at either Level One or Level Two will generally be required as a pre-requisite to study at this level.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.