13 Economics 1
Teacher in Charge: Michelle Farquhar
•Reach a level of economic literacy and understanding and to develop a continuing and critical interest in current economic issues, which
will prepare them for study at university level
•Develop an understanding of theory used to explain the decisions made by firms and households
•Develop and understanding of the internal and external factors that affect the New Zealand economy
*12EC1* - At least 12 credits in Level 2 Economics (12EC1) including at least 8 credits from externally assessed standards
*12EC2* - At least 12 credits in Level 2 Economics (12EC2) including at least 4 credits from externally assessed standards
OR HoD approval
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
*13EC1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $40
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 2
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 7
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.
Cook, Mining Engineer, Accountant, Auditor, Actuary, Finance Manager, Retail Manager, Statistician, Baker, Hotel/Motel Manager, Cafe Worker, Debt Collector, Property Manager, Butcher, Waiter/Waitress, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Urban/Regional Planner, Kitchenhand, Chef, Elected Government Representative, Event Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Demonstrator, Dietitian, Maitre d’Hotel, Sports Coach/Official, Early Childhood Teacher, Environmental Scientist, Economist, Human Resources Adviser, Energy/Carbon Auditor, Financial Adviser, Food Technologist, Forestry Scientist, Health Promoter, Health Services Manager, Mortgage Broker, Nanny/Child Carer, Policy Analyst, Real Estate Agent, Secondary School Teacher, Valuer, Epidemiologist,