In this course, students develop their understanding of Economics. This is part of a three year course. There are two units, these are, Personal Economics and Investigating economics issues.
In Unit 11, students will study key topics which are:
• The National and Global Economy
In Unit 12, students will study topics which are:
• Managing the Economy
• Current Economic Issues
The course is assessed with the two written terminal exam papers.
Unit 11 Personal Economics – Written Paper 50% of the final marks- 1 ¼ hours
Unit 12 Investigating Economic Issues – Written Paper 50% of the final marks – 1 ¼ hours
All students are provided with the set text – AQA GCSE Economics Published by Nelson Thornes ISBN: 978-1408504345