SOS105

Level 1 The New Zealand Economy (SOS105)

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: L. Davies

If you’ve ever wondered why things in the New Zealand economy happen – this is the course for you!  This Social Science course provides tools to understand how the New Zealand economy works, why producers supply what they supply and why governments intervene in the economy.  

Students have the opportunity to attempt up to 16 credits from this course using economics achievement standards.How Bitcoin Valuation Depends on the Law of Demand and Supply



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2B8 exercise book, workbook (approx. $25)

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90984 v3
NZQA Info
Economics 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of decisions a producer makes about production
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 4

A.S. 90985 v3
NZQA Info
Economics 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of producer choices using supply
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90986 v3
NZQA Info
Economics 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of how consumer, producer and/or government choices affect society, using market equilibrium
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90988 v3
NZQA Info
Economics 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of the interdependence of sectors of the New Zealand economy
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 4

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 16
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0