Year 13 Economics

13ECO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: K. Baird

NCEA Level 3 Economics, studied at Year 13, provides students with a clear understanding of the behaviour of individual producers and the government in a market economy with a practical application of theory to the NZ economy. Students gain an understanding of economic issues and effects of government policies and the way they affect New Zealand society.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x 2B8 workbook, $40 Course workbook


Recommended Prior Learning

Preferably 14 credits in ether Level 2 English or Level 2 Mathematics


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91399 v2 Economics 3.1 - Demonstrate understanding of the efficiency of market equilibrium
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 4
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 10
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91400 v2 Economics 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the efficiency of different market structures using marginal analysis
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91401 v2 Economics 3.3 - Demonstrate understanding of micro-economic concepts
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91403 v2 Economics 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of macro-economic influences on the New Zealand economy
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.

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