13 Economics 1
Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. 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
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13EC1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $40
*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
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.