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Why Study Economics?

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Hugo Flower

on 14 September 2015

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Transcript of Why Study Economics?

Economics is everywhere
Why Study Economics?
Is it the right subject for you?
What is Economics?
Microeconomics
Macroeconomics
What does the exam consist of?
Results?
Economics is unique because it is always on the news
Our society is built around it
The study of economic decisions taken by households and firms


eg: what price should we charge, or what price are we prepared to pay for something
How the economy is run
The relationship between the government and firms, people and other countries
International development - Why is Africa not developed?
AS Economics comprises of 2 papers which have a variety of question styles
Multiple Choice
Data Response
Essay
Last year:
97% of all students got A-C
77% of A2 students got an A or B
Should I take economics?
interesting
& important to the future of this country...
Then yes!
If you are looking for a subject that is engaging,
relevant,
But...
Economics is not an easy subject
If the whole country had studied Economics at A-level...
...Would the financial crisis have ever happened?
Be Warned(!)
A2 has 3 papers, one of which takes into account the whole 2 years.
You must have an A in maths and we recommend an A in an essay subject such as English or history.
YOU WILL BE WORKED VERY HARD.
vs
How is economics taught?
Discussion based subject
Debates
Essays
Online
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