Year 13 Economics (13ECO)
Teacher in Charge: Mrs D. Reyneke
This course covers the interpretation and analysing of current issues in New Zealand's economy and how the Government addresses these issues.
This course leads to tertiary education courses to be a Financial Advisor, Financial Reporter, Loan Officer, Stock Trader, Economics Secondary School Teacher, Assessor, etc.
AS 91402 Microeconomics (Internal)
AS 91403 Market Failure (Internal)
AS 91399 Market Efficiency (External)
AS 91403 Macroeconomics (Extension for scholarship students)
Studied the subject at previous level achieving at least 14 credits from one Achievement Standards 91222 (ECON2.1) and English as a subject at Level 2.. Students starting the course at this level must have at least 14 credits in English at Level 2 and 14 credits of Maths at Level 2. HOD's approval is required for entry at this level.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Workbook approximately $60 including a Study Guide and e-learning revision. Bi-annual trip to Wellington approximately $250.
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.