Year 12 Economics

12ECO
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Prasad

Economics has an important role to play in the education of all students, particularly in our rapidly changing society. Understanding basic economic concepts and the way in which the New Zealand economy operates is important for young people if they are to function in and contribute to our society.

 The Aims of the Economic Syllabus

 Economics in the school curriculum aims to:

-  Enable students to take an effective part in economic activity and contribute to future     economic well-being

 - Help students to understand why and how individuals, groups, and communities make     decisions about the use of scarce resources

Course Cost: $21.00 for the workbook


Subject Overview

Term 1
AS91225 Analyse unemployment using economic concepts and models

Term 2
AS91227 Analyse how government policy and contemporary economic issues interact.
AS91224 Analyse economic growth using economic concepts and models




Term 3
AS91222 Analyse inflation using the economic concepts and models

Term 4
AS91222 Analyse inflation using the economic concepts and models
AS91224 Analyse economic growth using economic concepts and models

Pathway

Year 13 Economics

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91222 v2 Economics 2.1 - Analyse inflation using economic concepts and models
Assessments:
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2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91224 v2 Economics 2.3 - Analyse economic growth using economic concepts and models
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91225 v2 Economics 2.4 - Analyse unemployment using economic concepts and models
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91227 v2 Economics 2.6 - Analyse how government policies and contemporary economic issues interact
2
I
6
Y
6r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.