GCSE Economics – OCR 9-1

GCSE Economics introduces students to basic economic concepts and helps them develop the appropriate range of analytical, critical and reasoning skills to enable them to think as economists. They learn how consumers, producers and governments interact in markets nationally and internationally.

Students are assessed at the end of year 11, with 2 written exam papers.

A Level Economics – Edexcel A

Students build knowledge and understanding of core economic models and concepts in year 12 and then build on this and apply their knowledge to more complex concepts and models in year 13. Students will need to apply their knowledge and understanding to both familiar and unfamiliar contexts in the assessments and demonstrate an awareness of current economic events and policies.

Students will be examined at the end of year 13, with 3 written exam papers.