A Level Economics (B specification)
The course offers you a holistic understanding of the world of economics and provides you with the tools necessary to understand, interpret and analyse the world in which we live.
You will study the skills and knowledge that are used in the key areas of business organisation; marketing, production, finance and human resources.
You will consider how businesses are affected by their political, economic, social and technological environments. The economics element of the course will involve you developing a knowledge of how individual markets and whole economies work.
The course offers the opportunity to develop a critical understanding of organisations and economies to acquire a range of relevant economic and business skills, including decision making and problem solving skills. You will also learn how new or existing businesses generate new business ideas considering the effects of market competition, the economic climate and how businesses seek to minimise uncertainty in the global economy.