Economics is taught in sixth form for those who want to understand more about the world around them and why it functions as it does. The subject allows students to investigate the challenging and pressing issues facing the world today.

The key economic question of scarcity is addressed and students will look at how resources can be allocated efficiently.

For information about the courses followed at key stage 5 please follow the assessment link below.

Economics forms part of the commerce department and has a main classroom with an interactive whiteboard as well as access to an ICT suite with 30 networked PCs.

About the curriculum for this subject

Course specifications can be viewed by clicking on the links below.

A Level specification