12ECON
This course requires 1 option.

Year 12 Economics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Imraz Sahib

"Prison inmates are treated to cable TV, hot meals and a college education, while on the outside some people can only afford these things through a life of crime."
Alfred E. Neuman

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

Recommended Prior Learning

Economics 10+ Credits at L1 or English 10+ Credits at L1


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91227 v2 Economics 2.6 - Analyse how government policies and contemporary economic issues interact
6
6
6
2
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91226 v2 Economics 2.5 - Analyse statistical data relating to two contemporary economic issues
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91225 v1 Economics 2.4 - Analyse unemployment using economic concepts and models
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91222 v2 Economics 2.1 - Analyse inflation using economic concepts and models
2
E
4
Y
4w
Total Credits
14
6
18
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries