11ECON
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Year 11 Economics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Imraz Sahib

"There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: make the best quality goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible."
Henry Ford

Economics is the study of how to make choices in using scarce resources to fulfilling unlimited wants. Economics educates individuals on how a country’s economy operates. It also deals with contemporary issues such as wage rates, unemployment, economic growth, population to name a few. All individuals for productive use of money earned require a good understanding of economics. Highly paid jobs are available for graduates in Economics.

Pathway

Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90988 v3 Economics 1.6 - Demonstrate understanding of the interdependence of sectors of the New Zealand economy
3
3
3
3
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90987 v3 Economics 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of a government choice where affected groups have different viewpoints
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90986 v3 Economics 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of how consumer, producer and/or government choices affect society, using market equilibrium
5
5
5
1
E
5
Y
A.S. 90985 v3 Economics 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of producer choices using supply
3
3
3
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 90983 v3 Economics 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of consumer choices, using scarcity and/or demand
4
4
4
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits
19
19
3
19
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