NCEA Level 1 Economics
Number of Credits: 17
Entry Recommendations: Open entry.
Course Outline: Economics examines the choices people make about the use of limited resources to satisfy unlimited wants. It helps us to explain and predict how goods and services will be produced and consumed. Students will gain knowledge, skills, and experience to understand the choices consumers and producers face in the market and how sectors of the New Zealand economy are interdependent.
Skills developed in the course:
- Critical thinking
- Problem solving
- Decision making
Course Costs: Workbooks and revision booklets, approximately $50, field trip transportation fee, approx $10.
The course leads to: NCEA Level 2 Economics
Assessment: Components of this course will be selected from the following standards to suit individual learning needs.